The field of medicine concerned with physical fitness and the diagnosis and treatment of injuries sustained in exercise and sports activities.
Illegitimate use of substances for a desired effect in competitive sports. It includes humans and animals.
Injuries incurred during participation in competitive or non-competitive sports.
Games in which players use a racquet to hit a ball or similar type object.
Equipment required for engaging in a sport (such as balls, bats, rackets, skis, skates, ropes, weights) and devices for the protection of athletes during their performance (such as masks, gloves, mouth pieces).
Individuals who have developed skills, physical stamina and strength or participants in SPORTS or other physical activities.
Carrying out of specific physical routines or procedures by one who is trained or skilled in physical activity. Performance is influenced by a combination of physiological, psychological, and socio-cultural factors.
Sports performed on a track, field, or arena and including running events and other competitions, such as the pole vault, shot put, etc.
A competitive team sport played on a rectangular field. This is the American or Canadian version of the game and also includes the form known as rugby. It does not include non-North American football (= SOCCER).
A game in which a round inflated ball is advanced by kicking or propelling with any part of the body except the hands or arms. The object of the game is to place the ball in opposite goals.
A competitive team sport played on a rectangular court having a raised basket at each end.
Sports activities in the snow.
A snow sport which uses skis to glide over the snow. It does not include water-skiing.
Activities in which participants learn self-defense mainly through the use of hand-to-hand combat. Judo involves throwing an opponent to the ground while karate (which includes kung fu and tae kwon do) involves kicking and punching an opponent.
Facilities having programs intended to promote and maintain a state of physical well-being for optimal performance and health.
A game played by two or four players with rackets and an elastic ball on a level court divided by a low net.
Injuries to the knee or the knee joint.
A collective term for muscle and ligament injuries without dislocation or fracture. A sprain is a joint injury in which some of the fibers of a supporting ligament are ruptured but the continuity of the ligament remains intact. A strain is an overstretching or overexertion of some part of the musculature.
Agents that improve the ability to carry out activities such as athletics, mental endurance, work, and resistance to stress. The substances can include PRESCRIPTION DRUGS; DIETARY SUPPLEMENTS; phytochemicals; and ILLICIT DRUGS.
A nonspecific term used to describe transient alterations or loss of consciousness following closed head injuries. The duration of UNCONSCIOUSNESS generally lasts a few seconds, but may persist for several hours. Concussions may be classified as mild, intermediate, and severe. Prolonged periods of unconsciousness (often defined as greater than 6 hours in duration) may be referred to as post-traumatic coma (COMA, POST-HEAD INJURY). (From Rowland, Merritt's Textbook of Neurology, 9th ed, p418)
Instructional programs in the care and development of the body, often in schools. The concept does not include prescribed exercises, which is EXERCISE THERAPY.
General or unspecified injuries involving the leg.
A game in which two parties of players provided with curved or hooked sticks seek to drive a ball or puck through opposite goals. This applies to either ice hockey or field hockey.
A two-person sport in which the fists are skillfully used to attack and defend.
Devices or pieces of equipment placed in or around the mouth or attached to instruments to protect the external or internal tissues of the mouth and the teeth.
The field of veterinary medicine concerned with PHYSICAL FITNESS of animals in sports (horse racing, dog racing, etc.) and the diagnosis and treatment of sports injuries in animals.
Activity engaged in for pleasure.
A sport consisting of hand-to-hand combat between two unarmed contestants seeking to pin or press each other's shoulders to the ground.
Activities or games played by PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES, usually requiring physical effort or skill. The activities or games may be specifically created or based on existing sports, with or without modifications, to meet the needs of persons with physical or intellectual disabilities.
Physical activity which is usually regular and done with the intention of improving or maintaining PHYSICAL FITNESS or HEALTH. Contrast with PHYSICAL EXERTION which is concerned largely with the physiologic and metabolic response to energy expenditure.
A competitive nine-member team sport including softball.
Harm or hurt to the ankle or ankle joint usually inflicted by an external source.
Clinical syndrome describing overuse tendon injuries characterized by a combination of PAIN, diffuse or localized swelling, and impaired performance. Distinguishing tendinosis from tendinitis is clinically difficult and can be made only after histopathological examination.
A sport involving mountain climbing techniques.
Damage or trauma inflicted to the eye by external means. The concept includes both surface injuries and intraocular injuries.
A strong ligament of the knee that originates from the posteromedial portion of the lateral condyle of the femur, passes anteriorly and inferiorly between the condyles, and attaches to the depression in front of the intercondylar eminence of the tibia.
An activity in which the body is propelled by moving the legs rapidly. Running is performed at a moderate to rapid pace and should be differentiated from JOGGING, which is performed at a much slower pace.
Systematic physical exercise. This includes calisthenics, a system of light gymnastics for promoting strength and grace of carriage.
The direct struggle between individuals for environmental necessities or for a common goal.
The geographic area of the Great Lakes in general and when the specific state or states are not indicated. It usually includes Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Minnesota, New York, Ohio, Pennsylvania, and Wisconsin.
Using ice skates, roller skates, or skateboards in racing or other competition or for recreation.
Personal devices for protection of the eyes from impact, flying objects, glare, liquids, or injurious radiation.
General or unspecified injuries involving the arm.
Voluntary use of free time for activities outside the daily routine.
Predetermined sets of questions used to collect data - clinical data, social status, occupational group, etc. The term is often applied to a self-completed survey instrument.
Educational institutions.
Classification system for assessing impact injury severity developed and published by the American Association for Automotive Medicine. It is the system of choice for coding single injuries and is the foundation for methods assessing multiple injuries or for assessing cumulative effects of more than one injury. These include Maximum AIS (MAIS), Injury Severity Score (ISS), and Probability of Death Score (PODS).
The ability to carry out daily tasks and perform physical activities in a highly functional state, often as a result of physical conditioning.
Harmful and painful condition caused by overuse or overexertion of some part of the musculoskeletal system, often resulting from work-related physical activities. It is characterized by inflammation, pain, or dysfunction of the involved joints, bones, ligaments, and nerves.
Forcible or traumatic tear or break of an organ or other soft part of the body.
Injuries involving the vertebral column.
Beverages consumed as stimulants and tonics. They usually contain a combination of CAFFEINE with other substances such as herbal supplements; VITAMINS; AMINO ACIDS; and sugar or sugar derivatives.
A team sport in which two teams hit an inflated ball back and forth over a high net using their hands.
The physical activity of a human or an animal as a behavioral phenomenon.
Injuries to the fibrous cords of connective tissue which attach muscles to bones or other structures.
The provision of monetary resources including money or capital and credit; obtaining or furnishing money or capital for a purchase or enterprise and the funds so obtained. (From Random House Unabridged Dictionary, 2d ed.)
A game whose object is to sink a ball into each of 9 or 18 successive holes on a golf course using as few strokes as possible.
An anatomic severity scale based on the Abbreviated Injury Scale (AIS) and developed specifically to score multiple traumatic injuries. It has been used as a predictor of mortality.
The use of a bicycle for transportation or recreation. It does not include the use of a bicycle in studying the body's response to physical exertion (BICYCLE ERGOMETRY TEST see EXERCISE TEST).
Injuries of tissue other than bone. The concept is usually general and does not customarily refer to internal organs or viscera. It is meaningful with reference to regions or organs where soft tissue (muscle, fat, skin) should be differentiated from bones or bone tissue, as "soft tissue injuries of the hand".
An area of recreation or hygiene for use by the public.
These compounds stimulate anabolism and inhibit catabolism. They stimulate the development of muscle mass, strength, and power.
Endoscopic examination, therapy and surgery of the joint.
Traumatic or other damage to teeth including fractures (TOOTH FRACTURES) or displacements (TOOTH LUXATION).
A group of islands in the southwest Pacific. Its capital is Wellington. It was discovered by the Dutch explorer Abel Tasman in 1642 and circumnavigated by Cook in 1769. Colonized in 1840 by the New Zealand Company, it became a British crown colony in 1840 until 1907 when colonial status was terminated. New Zealand is a partly anglicized form of the original Dutch name Nieuw Zeeland, new sea land, possibly with reference to the Dutch province of Zeeland. (From Webster's New Geographical Dictionary, 1988, p842 & Room, Brewer's Dictionary of Names, 1992, p378)
Personal devices for protection of heads from impact, penetration from falling and flying objects, and from limited electric shock and burn.
Devices designed to provide personal protection against injury to individuals exposed to hazards in industry, sports, aviation, or daily activities.
Liquids that are suitable for drinking. (From Merriam Webster Collegiate Dictionary, 10th ed)
General or unspecified injuries to the neck. It includes injuries to the skin, muscles, and other soft tissues of the neck.
Design, development, manufacture, and operation of heavier-than-air AIRCRAFT.
General or unspecified injuries involving the foot.
Lack of stability of a joint or joint prosthesis. Factors involved are intra-articular disease and integrity of extra-articular structures such as joint capsule, ligaments, and muscles.
General or unspecified injuries involving the fingers.
An activity in which the organism plunges into water. It includes scuba and bell diving. Diving as natural behavior of animals goes here, as well as diving in decompression experiments with humans or animals.
A band of fibrous tissue that attaches the apex of the PATELLA to the lower part of the tubercle of the TIBIA. The ligament is actually the caudal continuation of the common tendon of the QUADRICEPS FEMORIS. The patella is embedded in that tendon. As such, the patellar ligament can be thought of as connecting the quadriceps femoris tendon to the tibia, and therefore it is sometimes called the patellar tendon.
Breaks in bones.
Rebuilding of the ANTERIOR CRUCIATE LIGAMENT to restore functional stability of the knee. AUTOGRAFTING or ALLOGRAFTING of tissues is often used.
An aspect of personal behavior or lifestyle, environmental exposure, or inborn or inherited characteristic, which, on the basis of epidemiologic evidence, is known to be associated with a health-related condition considered important to prevent.
Injuries resulting in hemorrhage, usually manifested in the skin.
Any observable response or action of an adolescent.
General or unspecified injuries to the soft tissue or bony portions of the face.
The distance and direction to which a bone joint can be extended. Range of motion is a function of the condition of the joints, muscles, and connective tissues involved. Joint flexibility can be improved through appropriate MUSCLE STRETCHING EXERCISES.
Studies in which the presence or absence of disease or other health-related variables are determined in each member of the study population or in a representative sample at one particular time. This contrasts with LONGITUDINAL STUDIES which are followed over a period of time.
Detection of drugs that have been abused, overused, or misused, including legal and illegal drugs. Urine screening is the usual method of detection.
A partial or complete return to the normal or proper physiologic activity of an organ or part following disease or trauma.
The 17-alpha isomer of TESTOSTERONE, derived from PREGNENOLONE via the delta5-steroid pathway, and via 5-androstene-3-beta,17-alpha-diol. Epitestosterone acts as an antiandrogen in various target tissues. The ratio between testosterone/epitestosterone is used to monitor anabolic drug abuse.
Fluids restored to the body in order to maintain normal water-electrolyte balance.
General or unspecified injuries involving the hip.
Maleness or femaleness as a constituent element or influence contributing to the production of a result. It may be applicable to the cause or effect of a circumstance. It is used with human or animal concepts but should be differentiated from SEX CHARACTERISTICS, anatomical or physiological manifestations of sex, and from SEX DISTRIBUTION, the number of males and females in given circumstances.
The industry concerned with processing, preparing, preserving, distributing, and serving of foods and beverages.
The MUSCLES, bones (BONE AND BONES), and CARTILAGE of the body.
Fibrous cords of CONNECTIVE TISSUE that attach bones to each other and hold together the many types of joints in the body. Articular ligaments are strong, elastic, and allow movement in only specific directions, depending on the individual joint.
General or unspecified injuries involving the face and jaw (either upper, lower, or both).
Traumatic injuries involving the cranium and intracranial structures (i.e., BRAIN; CRANIAL NERVES; MENINGES; and other structures). Injuries may be classified by whether or not the skull is penetrated (i.e., penetrating vs. nonpenetrating) or whether there is an associated hemorrhage.
A fibrous cord that connects the muscles in the back of the calf to the HEEL BONE.
Running at a low rate of speed. It can be done as a means of conditioning or for general health and well being.
Orthopedic appliances used to support, align, or hold parts of the body in correct position. (Dorland, 28th ed)
Behaviors expressed by individuals to protect, maintain or promote their health status. For example, proper diet, and appropriate exercise are activities perceived to influence health status. Life style is closely associated with health behavior and factors influencing life style are socioeconomic, educational, and cultural.
Administration and functional structures for the purpose of collectively systematizing activities for a particular goal.
A regimen or plan of physical activities designed and prescribed for specific therapeutic goals. Its purpose is to restore normal musculoskeletal function or to reduce pain caused by diseases or injuries.
Occasions to commemorate an event or occasions designated for a specific purpose.
The smallest continent and an independent country, comprising six states and two territories. Its capital is Canberra.
An activity in which the body is propelled through water by specific movement of the arms and/or the legs. Swimming as propulsion through water by the movement of limbs, tail, or fins of animals is often studied as a form of PHYSICAL EXERTION or endurance.
General or unspecified injuries to the hand.
Educational institutions providing facilities for teaching and research and authorized to grant academic degrees.
Observation of a population for a sufficient number of persons over a sufficient number of years to generate incidence or mortality rates subsequent to the selection of the study group.
Rhythmic and patterned body movements which are usually performed to music.
The number of new cases of a given disease during a given period in a specified population. It also is used for the rate at which new events occur in a defined population. It is differentiated from PREVALENCE, which refers to all cases, new or old, in the population at a given time.
Procedures used to treat and correct deformities, diseases, and injuries to the MUSCULOSKELETAL SYSTEM, its articulations, and associated structures.
Systematic and thorough inspection of the patient for physical signs of disease or abnormality.
The properties, processes, and behavior of biological systems under the action of mechanical forces.
Large vessels propelled by power or sail used for transportation on rivers, seas, oceans, or other navigable waters. Boats are smaller vessels propelled by oars, paddles, sail, or power; they may or may not have a deck.
Deficient development or degeneration of a portion of the VERTEBRA, usually in the pars interarticularis (the bone bridge between the superior and inferior facet joints of the LUMBAR VERTEBRAE) leading to SPONDYLOLISTHESIS.
A pathological mechanical process that can lead to hip failure. It is caused by abnormalities of the ACETABULUM and/or FEMUR combined with rigorous hip motion, leading to repetitive collisions that damage the soft tissue structures.
Damage inflicted on the body as the direct or indirect result of an external force, with or without disruption of structural continuity.
Chairs mounted on wheels and designed to be propelled by the occupant.
Typical way of life or manner of living characteristic of an individual or group. (From APA, Thesaurus of Psychological Index Terms, 8th ed)
Usual level of physical activity that is less than 30 minutes of moderate-intensity activity on most days of the week.
The articulation between the head of the HUMERUS and the glenoid cavity of the SCAPULA.
Studies in which individuals or populations are followed to assess the outcome of exposures, procedures, or effects of a characteristic, e.g., occurrence of disease.
A synovial hinge connection formed between the bones of the FEMUR; TIBIA; and PATELLA.
The portion of the leg in humans and other animals found between the HIP and KNEE.
Insurance providing coverage for physical injury suffered as a result of unavoidable circumstances.
Age as a constituent element or influence contributing to the production of a result. It may be applicable to the cause or the effect of a circumstance. It is used with human or animal concepts but should be differentiated from AGING, a physiological process, and TIME FACTORS which refers only to the passage of time.
Encouraging consumer behaviors most likely to optimize health potentials (physical and psychosocial) through health information, preventive programs, and access to medical care.
Elements of limited time intervals, contributing to particular results or situations.
Injuries to the wrist or the wrist joint.
Formal relationships established between otherwise independent organizations. These include affiliation agreements, interlocking boards, common controls, hospital medical school affiliations, etc.
Expenditure of energy during PHYSICAL ACTIVITY. Intensity of exertion may be measured by rate of OXYGEN CONSUMPTION; HEAT produced, or HEART RATE. Perceived exertion, a psychological measure of exertion, is included.
A form of interactive entertainment in which the player controls electronically generated images that appear on a video display screen. This includes video games played in the home on special machines or home computers, and those played in arcades.
A condition of competitive female athletes in which there are interrelated problems of EATING DISORDERS; AMENORRHEA; and OSTEOPOROSIS.
Activity involved in transfer of goods from producer to consumer or in the exchange of services.
Nutritional physiology related to EXERCISE or ATHLETIC PERFORMANCE.
Studies used to test etiologic hypotheses in which inferences about an exposure to putative causal factors are derived from data relating to characteristics of persons under study or to events or experiences in their past. The essential feature is that some of the persons under study have the disease or outcome of interest and their characteristics are compared with those of unaffected persons.
The gliding joint formed by the outer extremity of the CLAVICLE and the inner margin of the acromion process of the SCAPULA.
Death that occurs as a result of anoxia or heart arrest, associated with immersion in liquid.
Involvement in community activities or programs.
The external junctural region between the lower part of the abdomen and the thigh.
A statistical technique that isolates and assesses the contributions of categorical independent variables to variation in the mean of a continuous dependent variable.
Particular categories of body build, determined on the basis of certain physical characteristics. The three basic body types are ectomorph (thin physique), endomorph (rounded physique), and mesomorph (athletic physique).
Emergency care or treatment given to a person who suddenly becomes ill or injured before full medical services become available.
The transmission and reproduction of transient images of fixed or moving objects. An electronic system of transmitting such images together with sound over a wire or through space by apparatus that converts light and sound into electrical waves and reconverts them into visible light rays and audible sound. (From Webster, 3rd ed)
A condition characterized by pain in or near the lateral humeral epicondyle or in the forearm extensor muscle mass as a result of unusual strain. It occurs in tennis players as well as housewives, artisans, and violinists.
Evaluation undertaken to assess the results or consequences of management and procedures used in combating disease in order to determine the efficacy, effectiveness, safety, and practicability of these interventions in individual cases or series.
Inflammation of the thick tissue on the bottom of the foot (plantar fascia) causing HEEL pain. The plantar fascia (also called plantar aponeurosis) are bands of fibrous tissue extending from the calcaneal tuberosity to the TOES. The etiology of plantar fasciitis remains controversial but is likely to involve a biomechanical imbalance. Though often presenting along with HEEL SPUR, they do not appear to be causally related.
The act or practice of calling public attention to a product, service, need, etc., especially by paid announcements in newspapers, magazines, on radio, or on television. (Random House Unabridged Dictionary, 2d ed)
Systems for assessing, classifying, and coding injuries. These systems are used in medical records, surveillance systems, and state and national registries to aid in the collection and reporting of trauma.
The joint that is formed by the inferior articular and malleolar articular surfaces of the TIBIA; the malleolar articular surface of the FIBULA; and the medial malleolar, lateral malleolar, and superior surfaces of the TALUS.
Resumption of normal work routine following a hiatus or period of absence due to injury, disability, or other reasons.
Freedom from exposure to danger and protection from the occurrence or risk of injury or loss. It suggests optimal precautions in the workplace, on the street, in the home, etc., and includes personal safety as well as the safety of property.
Unexpected rapid natural death due to cardiovascular collapse within one hour of initial symptoms. It is usually caused by the worsening of existing heart diseases. The sudden onset of symptoms, such as CHEST PAIN and CARDIAC ARRHYTHMIAS, particularly VENTRICULAR TACHYCARDIA, can lead to the loss of consciousness and cardiac arrest followed by biological death. (from Braunwald's Heart Disease: A Textbook of Cardiovascular Medicine, 7th ed., 2005)
A state in southeastern Australia, the southernmost state. Its capital is Melbourne. It was discovered in 1770 by Captain Cook and first settled by immigrants from Tasmania. In 1851 it was separated from New South Wales as a separate colony. Self-government was introduced in 1851; it became a state in 1901. It was named for Queen Victoria in 1851. (From Webster's New Geographical Dictionary, 1988, p1295 & Room, Brewer's Dictionary of Names, p574)
A subtype of striated muscle, attached by TENDONS to the SKELETON. Skeletal muscles are innervated and their movement can be consciously controlled. They are also called voluntary muscles.
A preparation consisting of PLATELETS concentrated in a limited volume of PLASMA. This is used in various surgical tissue regeneration procedures where the GROWTH FACTORS in the platelets enhance wound healing and regeneration.
A systematic collection of factual data pertaining to health and disease in a human population within a given geographic area.
The condition that results from excessive loss of water from a living organism.
Fractures of the zygoma.
Shiny, flexible bands of fibrous tissue connecting together articular extremities of bones. They are pliant, tough, and inextensile.
Part of the body in humans and primates where the arms connect to the trunk. The shoulder has five joints; ACROMIOCLAVICULAR joint, CORACOCLAVICULAR joint, GLENOHUMERAL joint, scapulathoracic joint, and STERNOCLAVICULAR joint.
Studies in which subsets of a defined population are identified. These groups may or may not be exposed to factors hypothesized to influence the probability of the occurrence of a particular disease or other outcome. Cohorts are defined populations which, as a whole, are followed in an attempt to determine distinguishing subgroup characteristics.
Cardiac electrical stimulators that apply brief high-voltage electroshocks to the HEART. These stimulators are used to restore normal rhythm and contractile function in hearts of patients who are experiencing VENTRICULAR FIBRILLATION or ventricular tachycardia (TACHYCARDIA, VENTRICULAR) that is not accompanied by a palpable PULSE. Some defibrillators may also be used to correct certain noncritical dysrhythmias (called synchronized defibrillation or CARDIOVERSION), using relatively low-level discharges synchronized to the patient's ECG waveform. (UMDNS, 2003)
An enduring, learned predisposition to behave in a consistent way toward a given class of objects, or a persistent mental and/or neural state of readiness to react to a certain class of objects, not as they are but as they are conceived to be.
Fibrous bands or cords of CONNECTIVE TISSUE at the ends of SKELETAL MUSCLE FIBERS that serve to attach the MUSCLES to bones and other structures.
General or unspecified injuries to the posterior part of the trunk. It includes injuries to the muscles of the back.
Spontaneous or voluntary recreational activities pursued for enjoyment and accessories or equipment used in the activities; includes games, toys, etc.
Acute or chronic pain in the lumbar or sacral regions, which may be associated with musculo-ligamentous SPRAINS AND STRAINS; INTERVERTEBRAL DISK DISPLACEMENT; and other conditions.
A sport in which weights are lifted competitively or as an exercise.
Drinkable liquids combined with or impregnated with carbon dioxide.
A sudden CARDIAC ARRHYTHMIA (e.g., VENTRICULAR FIBRILLATION) caused by a blunt, non-penetrating impact to the precordial region of chest wall. Commotio cordis often results in sudden death without prompt cardiopulmonary defibrillation.
Controlled physical activity which is performed in order to allow assessment of physiological functions, particularly cardiovascular and pulmonary, but also aerobic capacity. Maximal (most intense) exercise is usually required but submaximal exercise is also used.
Created 7 April 1992 as a result of the division of Yugoslavia.
Time period from 1401 through 1500 of the common era.
A region of the lower extremity immediately surrounding and including the KNEE JOINT.
The structuring of the environment to permit or promote specific patterns of behavior.
Statistical models which describe the relationship between a qualitative dependent variable (that is, one which can take only certain discrete values, such as the presence or absence of a disease) and an independent variable. A common application is in epidemiology for estimating an individual's risk (probability of a disease) as a function of a given risk factor.
An INTERVERTEBRAL DISC in which the nucleus pulposus has protruded through surrounding fibrocartilage. This occurs most frequently in the lower lumbar region.
Scales, questionnaires, tests, and other methods used to assess pain severity and duration in patients or experimental animals to aid in diagnosis, therapy, and physiological studies.
Forward displacement of a superior vertebral body over the vertebral body below.
The aggregate of social and cultural institutions, forms, patterns, and processes that influence the life of an individual or community.
A usually four-wheeled automotive vehicle designed for passenger transportation and commonly propelled by an internal-combustion engine using a volatile fuel. (Webster, 1973)
An indicator of body density as determined by the relationship of BODY WEIGHT to BODY HEIGHT. BMI=weight (kg)/height squared (m2). BMI correlates with body fat (ADIPOSE TISSUE). Their relationship varies with age and gender. For adults, BMI falls into these categories: below 18.5 (underweight); 18.5-24.9 (normal); 25.0-29.9 (overweight); 30.0 and above (obese). (National Center for Health Statistics, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention)
Brief accounts or narratives of an incident or event.
The sac enclosing a joint. It is composed of an outer fibrous articular capsule and an inner SYNOVIAL MEMBRANE.
The performance of the basic activities of self care, such as dressing, ambulation, or eating.
A group of compounds forming the nucleus of the estrogenic steroid family.
Hospital department responsible for the administration and provision of immediate medical or surgical care to the emergency patient.
The number of males and females in a given population. The distribution may refer to how many men or women or what proportion of either in the group. The population is usually patients with a specific disease but the concept is not restricted to humans and is not restricted to medicine.
Absence of menstruation.
A group of cold-blooded, aquatic vertebrates having gills, fins, a cartilaginous or bony endoskeleton, and elongated bodies covered with scales.
An unpleasant sensation induced by noxious stimuli which are detected by NERVE ENDINGS of NOCICEPTIVE NEURONS.
The amount of force generated by MUSCLE CONTRACTION. Muscle strength can be measured during isometric, isotonic, or isokinetic contraction, either manually or using a device such as a MUSCLE STRENGTH DYNAMOMETER.

Natural sporting ability and predisposition to cardiovascular disorders. (1/1605)

We tested the hypothesis that people with a natural ability in 'power sports' (a presumed marker for predominance of type 2, glycolytic muscle fibres) might have increased risks of coronary heart disease (CHD) compared to those with a natural ability in 'endurance sports' (as a marker for predominance of type 1, oxidative muscle fibres). We examined subsequent cardiovascular disorders retrospectively in 231 male former soldiers, aged 34-87 years, who had undergone a course in physical training in the Army School of Physical Training, Aldershot, UK, who assessed themselves as having natural ability in either power (n = 107) or endurance (n = 124) sports. The proportion with CHD, defined as angina and/or coronary angioplasty and/or coronary artery bypass graft and/or heart attack was 18.7% in the 'power group' vs. 9.7% in the 'endurance group' (difference: chi 2 = 3.9, p = 0.05). The proportions with CHD and/or risk factors rose to 39.3% in the 'power group' vs. 25.8% in the 'endurance group' (difference: chi 2 = 4.8, p = 0.03). Under logistic regression analysis, compared to the 'endurance group', the 'power group' had 2.2 (95% CI: 1.00-4.63) the risk of developing CHD, and 1.86 (95% confidence interval: 1.06 to 3.25) the risk of developing CHD and/or risk factors. Men with a natural ability in 'power sports' are at increased risk of developing cardiovascular disorders, compared to men with a natural ability in 'endurance sports'. A predominance of type 2, glycolytic muscle fibres, presumably of genetic origin, may predispose to cardiovascular disorders.  (+info)

Cardiovascular and metabolic adaptations in horses competing in cross-country events. (2/1605)

The cardiovascular and metabolic response to two cross-country events (CC*: preliminary level and CC*** advanced level) were analysed in 8 male eventing horses (4 Anglo-Hunter and 4 Anglo-Arabian). This study focused on the establishment of the main metabolic pathways involved in the muscle energy resynthesis during the competitions. Heart rate (HR) was recorded throughout the CC events. Jugular venous blood samples were withdrawn before the warm-up period, immediately after the competitions and at 5 and 10 min in the recuperation period. The following haematological parameters were studied: red blood cells (RBC), packed cell volume (PCV), haemoglobin concentration (Hb), mean corpuscular volume (MCV), mean corpuscular haemoglobin (MCH), mean corpuscular haemoglobin concentration (MCHC), white blood cells (WBC), and number and percentages of lymphocytes (LYM) and granulocytes and monocytes (GRAN). One fraction of blood was centrifuged and, in plasma, lactate (LA), total plasma protein (TPP) and the rate of LA disappearance were determined. The competitions induced significant increases in RBC, Hb, PCV, MCV and TPP. Plasma LA response exceeded the anaerobic threshold of 4 mmol/l, reaching a maximum level of 13.3 mmol/l. HR ranged from 140 to more than 200 bpm, peaking at 230 bpm, revealing a limitation in the oxygen supply to the working muscles. It was concluded that muscle energy resynthesis during a CC event is provided both through oxidative processes and glycolysis with LA formation. Therefore, both stamina and power exercises are required for eventing horses.  (+info)

Should a history section be included on the National Youth Sports Program preparticipation physical examination? (3/1605)

The National Youth Sports Program (NYSP) is an annual event sponsored by the National Collegiate Athletic Association that provides structured sports and enrichment programs to youth of low socioeconomic status. As part of the program, youths undergo a free medical examination that uses a physical examination checklist but does not include a section on medical history. To determine what additional information a medical history would provide, a history form was used in conjunction with the regular preparticipation examination for participants in the 1996 NYSP at the North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University. The history form provided information such as family history of sudden death, personal history of asthma or bone injury, and whether participants took medications or used corrective lenses. Seventy-nine percent of the completed history forms documented a positive response to at least one question. Of these, only 5% had physical findings on examination. Conversely, 15% of participants had physical findings that were not reported on the history form. Because much of what is discovered by a medical history often is not found on physical examination and because history information can be used to prevent the occurrence of an accident or illness, this study suggests that the use of such a form is beneficial in providing a more comprehensive screening.  (+info)

A physiological evaluation of professional soccer players. (4/1605)

The purpose of this study was to evaluate the physiological functions of a professional soccer team in the North American Soccer League (NASL). Eighteen players were evaluated on cardiorespiratory function, endurance performance, body composition, blood chemistry, and motor fitness measures near the end of their competitive season. The following means were observed: age, 26 yrs; height, 176 cm; weight 75.5 kg; resting heart rate, 50 beats/min; maximum heart rate (MHR), 188 beats/min; maximum oxygen intake (VO2 max), 58.4 ml/kg-min-1; maximum ventilation (VEmax BTPS), 154 L/min; body fat, 9.59%; 12-min run, 1.86 miles; and Illinois agility run, 15.6 secs. Results on resting blood pressure, serum lipids, vital capacity, flexibility, upper body strength, and vertical jump tests were comparable to values found for the sedentary population. Comparing the results with previously collected data on professional American Football backs indicated that the soccer players were shorter; lighter in body weight; higher in VO2 max (4 ml/kg-min-1) and body fat (1.8%); and similar in MHR, VE max, and VC. The 12-min run scores were similar to the initial values observed for the 1970 Brazilian World Cup Team. The agility run results were superior to data collected from other groups. Their endurance capabilities, agility, and low percent of body fat clearly differentiate them from the sedentary population and show them to be similar to that of professional American football backs.  (+info)

Insulin action on heart and skeletal muscle glucose uptake in weight lifters and endurance athletes. (5/1605)

There are no studies comparing myocardial metabolism between endurance- and resistance-trained athletes. We used 2-deoxy-2-[18F]fluoro-D-glucose and positron emission tomography combined with the euglycemic hyperinsulinemic clamp technique to compare the ability of insulin to stimulate myocardial, skeletal muscle, and whole body glucose uptake between weight lifters (n = 8), endurance athletes (n = 8), and sedentary men (n = 9). Maximal aerobic power (ml. kg- 1. min- 1) was higher in the endurance athletes (71 +/- 2, P < 0.001) than the weight lifters (42 +/- 2) and the sedentary men (42 +/- 2). Skeletal muscle glucose uptake (micromol. kg muscle- 1. min- 1) was enhanced in the endurance athletes (125 +/- 16, P < 0.01) but was similar in weight lifters (59 +/- 12) and sedentary (63 +/- 7) men. The rate of glucose uptake per unit mass of myocardium (micromol. kg- 1. min- 1) was similarly decreased in endurance athletes (544 +/- 50) and weight lifters (651 +/- 45) compared with sedentary men (1,041 +/- 78, P < 0.001 vs. endurance athletes and weight lifters). Both groups of athletes had increased left ventricular mass. Consequently, total left ventricular glucose uptake was comparable in all groups. These data demonstrate that aerobic but not resistance training is associated with enhanced insulin sensitivity in skeletal muscle. Despite this, cardiac changes are remarkably similar in weight lifters and endurance athletes and are characterized by an increase in left ventricular mass and diminished insulin-stimulated glucose uptake per heart mass.  (+info)

Incidence and causes of tenosynovitis of the wrist extensors in long distance paddle canoeists. (6/1605)

OBJECTIVES: To investigate the incidence and causes of acute tenosynovitis of the forearm of long distance canoeists. METHOD: A systematic sample of canoeists competing in four canoe marathons were interviewed. The interview included questions about the presence and severity of pain in the forearm and average training distances. Features of the paddles and canoes were determined. RESULTS: An average of 23% of the competitors in each race developed this condition. The incidence was significantly higher in the dominant than the nondominant hand but was unrelated to the type of canoe and the angle of the paddle blades. Canoeists who covered more than 100 km a week for eight weeks preceding the race had a significantly lower incidence of tenosynovitis than those who trained less. Environmental conditions during racing, including fast flowing water, high winds, and choppy waters, and the paddling techniques, especially hyperextension of the wrist during the pushing phase of the stroke, were both related to the incidence of tenosynovitis. CONCLUSION: Tenosynovitis is a common injury in long distance canoeists. The study suggests that development of tenosynovitis is not related to the equipment used, but is probably caused by difficult paddling conditions, in particular uneven surface conditions, which may cause an altered paddling style. However, a number of factors can affect canoeing style. Level of fitness and the ability to balance even a less stable canoe, thereby maintaining optimum paddling style without repeated eccentric loading of the forearm tendons to limit hyperextension of the wrist, would seem to be important.  (+info)

Dynamic strength of the quadriceps muscle and sports activity. (7/1605)

The study objectives were to examine the dynamic strength of the quadriceps muscle in athletes, and investigate its association with participation in sport. The study comprised 168 active competitive non-pregnant athletes, aged 14-24 years. The dynamic strength of their quadriceps muscle was measured, and they answered a questionnaire about sports activity and occupation. The dynamic strength of the quadriceps muscle was significantly higher in men than in women, and was positively associated with body weight, years of jogging, years of soccer, and weekly hours of basketball. In conclusion, the dynamic strength of the quadriceps muscle seems to be associated with sports activity. The results suggest sport specific adaptation, which may reflect high levels of running and jumping activity.  (+info)

Effects of physical and sporting activities on balance control in elderly people. (8/1605)

OBJECTIVE: Balance disorders increase with aging and raise the risk of accidental falls in the elderly. It has been suggested that the practice of physical and sporting activities (PSA) efficiently counteracts these age related disorders, reducing the risk of falling significantly. METHODS: This study, principally based on a period during which the subjects were engaged in PSA, included 65 healthy subjects, aged over 60, who were living at home. Three series of posturographic tests (static, dynamic with a single and fast upward tilt, and dynamic with slow sinusoidal oscillations) analysing the centre of foot pressure displacements or electromyographic responses were conducted to determine the effects of PSA practice on balance control. RESULTS: The major variables of postural control were best in subjects who had always practised PSA (AA group). Those who did not take part in PSA at all (II group) had the worst postural performances, whatever the test. Subjects having lately begun PSA practice (IA group) had good postural performances, close to those of the AA group, whereas the subjects who had stopped the practice of PSA at an early age (AI group) did not perform as well. Overall, the postural control in the group studied decreased in the order AA > IA > AI > II. CONCLUSIONS: The period during which PSA are practised seems to be of major importance, having a positive bearing on postural control. It seems that recent periods of practice have greater beneficial effects on the subject's postural stability than PSA practice only at an early age. These data are compatible with the fact that PSA are extremely useful for elderly people even if it has not been a lifelong habit.  (+info)

The Japan Handball Association (JHA) (Japanese: 日本ハンドボール協会) is the governing body of handball and beach handball in Japan. JHA is affiliated to the Asian Handball Federation (AHF), Japanese Olympic Committee and International Handball Federation (IHF) since 1952. Japan Handball League Japan national handball team Japan national junior handball team Japan national youth handball team Japan womens national handball team Japan womens junior national handball team Japan womens youth national handball team 1997 World Mens Handball Championship 2019 World Womens Handball Championship (Future event) 2020 Summer Olympics (Future event) 1991 Asian Mens Handball Championship 1991 Asian Womens Handball Championship 1994 Asian Games 1998 Asian Womens Junior Handball Championship 1999 Asian Womens Handball Championship 2000 Asian Mens Handball Championship 2004 Asian Womens Handball Championship 2006 Asian Mens Junior Handball Championship 2011 Asian Womens Youth Handball ...
Background: We measured blood alcohol content (BAC) levels of attendees at professional sporting events and assessed the factors associated with higher BACs.. Methods: We conducted BAC tests of 362 adult attendees following 13 baseball games and three football games. We ran multivariate analyses to obtain factors associated with the risk of having a higher BAC.. Results: In this assessment, 40% of the participants had a positive BAC, ranging from 0.005 to 0.217. Those who reported tailgating before the event had 14 times the odds of having a BAC , 0.08 and those under age 35 had nearly 8 times the odds of having a BAC , 0.08 (both compared to a zero BAC). Attendees of Monday night football games were more likely to have positive BACs compared to attendees at all other games.. Conclusions: We found that it is feasible to assess BAC levels of attendees at professional sporting events. Our findings suggest that a significant number of attendees at professional sporting events may have elevated BAC ...
A parimutuel betting game based on events unfolding during a determinate sporting event, such as a trivia game, a principal objective being to acquire the largest number of betting tokens by the end of the sporting event. Participants are asked a plurality of questions, each question being a betting event. One or more betting lines are opened in each betting event. Players are allowed to bet tokens on an open betting line until it is closed by the administrator. Once a line is closed, a new line opens within the betting event. When a termination event occurs for a given betting event, the betting event is terminated and all lines are paid off in parimutuel style. Payoffs may be made in a hierarchical manner, such that players placing riskier bets in a betting line receive a higher parimutuel style payoff. The game may be played over the Internet.
Health promoting sports club : youth sports clubs health promotion profiles, guidance, and associated coaching practice, in ...
Chapter 13: Recognizing Different Sports Injuries. No matter how much time is spent on injury prevention, sooner or later an injury occurs Either acute or chronic in nature Acute injuries Result of trauma Chronic Caused by repetitive, overuse activities. Acute Traumatic Injuries. Fractures. Slideshow 6005954 by imani-powers
Is your child involved in youth sports? What should you look for in a sports program and how can you best support your childs involvement? What are the risks and rewards of your childs participation in sports at a young age? What does healthy, safe, fun youth sports look like? Parents, if you are asking yourself these questions, this is the class for you!. The current pause in youth sports provides a great opportunity to assess your childs involvement in sport and plan for the future. Presented by Seattle Childrens and the University of Washingtons Center for Leadership in Athletics, this class is for parents looking to become more informed about how to help their children have a positive youth sports experience.. In this class you will learn:. ...
Participation in a sport is widely considered a valuable form of physical activity, especially for children and adolescents. In addition, many think that sport participation translates to future physical activity. However, limited research has examined the ability of youth sport to significantly contribute to meeting daily physical activity guidelines (60 min/day of moderate to vigorous physical activity) and whether the physical activity behaviors of youth sport participants will translate into future, habitual activity in both the short and the long term. In this paper, available research on the role of youth sport in the promotion of physical activity is evaluated. Two major questions are used to frame the discussion: How much physical activity do youth sport participants attain during games and practices, and does sport participation during childhood and adolescence translate into habitual physical activity in adulthood? This is followed by ideas for future research and preliminary ...
In a wide-ranging SmartTeamTMTalk, Dr. Jim MacDonald, a clinical professor at Ohio State and pediatric sports medicine specialist at Nationwide Childrens Hospital, urges a comprehensive approach to preventing youth sports injuries based on three proven public health strategies: (1) thinking like Sweden in setting as a goal zero youth sports injuries; (2) encouraging greater use of personal protective equipment shown to reduce injury risk, including properly fitted and maintained helmets, and the wearing of mouthguards and goggles in a wide range of sports; and (3) recognizing that education is not enough to change the cultural and physical environment of youth sports, but requires active implementation of sports safety best practices, including more certified athletic trainers, not just in high school sports but at the middle school and youth level; doing a better job of getting high school and youth coaches to buy into injury prevention, and through programs such as MomsTEAM Institutes ...
Exercise causes alterations in redox homeostasis (ARH). Measuring ARH in elite athletes may aid in the identification of training tolerance, fatigued states, and underperformance. To the best of our knowledge, no studies have examined ARH in elite male and female distance runners at sea level. The monitoring of ARH in athletes is hindered by a lack of reliable and repeatable in-the-field testing tools and by the rapid turnaround of results. We examined the effects of various exercise intensities on ARH in healthy (non-over-reached) elite male and female endurance athletes using clinical point-of-care (POC) redox tests, referred to as the free oxygen radical test (FORT) (pro-oxidant) and the free oxygen radical defence (FORD) (antioxidant). Elite male and female endurance athletes (n = 22) completed a discontinuous incremental treadmill protocol at submaximal running speeds and a test to exhaustion. Redox measures were analyzed via blood sampling at rest, warm-up, submaximal exercise, exhaustion, ...
Handball performance is influenced by age, anthropometric characteristics, technical skills, tactical understanding, and physical abilities. The aims of this study were (i) to determine differences in anthropometric characteristics and physical performance between adolescent handball players across age categories, and (ii) to determine which anthropometric and maturity variables have the greatest relative importance in fitness for this sport. Seventy-nine male handball players drawn from a team in the elite Tunisian Handball league [U18 (n = 10); U17 (n = 12); U16 (n = 17); U15 (n = 18); and U14 (n = 22)] volunteered for the investigation. Assessments included sprint performances; change in direction tests (T-half test and Illinois modified test); jumping tests (squat jump; counter movement jump; countermovement jump with aimed arms; five-jump test); medicine ball throwing; handgrip force; back extensor force and selected anthropometric measurements. The individuals age category affected all
Handball is a team sport played by two male or female teams consisting of seven players (6 fielders and 1 goalie) each. The players are allowed to handle and throw the ball using their hands, but they must not touch the ball with their feet. The objective of the game is to score and avoid getting goals. The team that scores more goals in a given period of time wins the match. The game is played at a very high speed and body contact is permitted. As a result, Fair Play has a central importance. Basic handball is either played in a sports hall or outdoors on a 40x20 meter court.The other variations of the game such as Minihandball, Beach Handball or Streethandball are all based on the fundamental rules of the game, although both facilities and rules shall be adapted to their needs. The European Handball Federation (EHF) has published a great number of leaflets, booklets or other publications on the so-called Handball Basics over the past years. Here are some of them to be viewed as e-books in ...
The results show that hypertrophic cardiomyopathy was an uncommon cause of death in these young competitive athletes and suggest that the identification and disqualification of affected athletes at screening before participation in competitive sports may have prevented sudden death.
As the baby boomers age, yet often desire to keep an active and athletic lifestyle, the number of cases of painful osteoarthritis in joints such as the hip and knee, have escalated. As a result, more and younger people are demanding joint replacements throughout the US and in Europe, in an effort to keep the same lifestyle.. There are many benefits of athletic activity following total joint replacements, but also risks such as repetitive loading and wear of the joint causing loosening of the implant, or in the more acute stage fractures surrounding the prosthesis. Therefore, high impact activities are typically recommended against.. Several studies have shown no negative effects on total hip replacements after athletic participation, even at 10-year-follow-up, and have even shown lower rates of loosening of the implant, compared to sedentary people. Proponents of athletics after hip replacement argue that exercise induced loading of bone and increased muscle coordination, endurance and strength ...
Sickle cell trait (SCT), in which a normal hemoglobin gene and an abnormal mutated β-globin sickle gene (HbS) are inherited, occurs in 8% of blacks in the United States (0.08% of nonblacks).1,2 SCT has been regarded as a benign condition that generally does not expose affected people to health risks, although for many years it has also been recognized as a potential cause of death in military training recruits during vigorous and intense physical exertion.3 More recently, evidence has been assembled proposing SCT as a cause of sudden death in competitive athletes, usually during training and conditioning.4,5 In 2010, the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) mandated SCT screening (with solubility testing) for all student-athletes in division I sports (division II, 2012; division III, 2013). In addition, all newborns have been routinely tested for SCT shortly after birth since 1987 in accordance with a National Institutes of Health recommendation.1,6 Much of the controversy regarding ...
Categoria:Pallamano nei Paesi Bassi (it); Catégorie:Handball aux Pays-Bas (fr); Катэгорыя:Нідэрляндзкі гандбол (be-tarask); Kategorie:Handball in den Niederlanden (de-ch); Kategorie:Handball in den Niederlanden (de); Categoria:Handebol dos Países Baixos (pt); Катэгорыя:Гандбол у Нідэрландах (be); Category:Handball in the Netherlands (en-gb); Категорија:Рукомет у Холандији (sr); Categorie:Handbal în Olanda (ro); Category:オランダのハンドボール (ja); Categoría:Balonmano en los Países Bajos (es); Category:Handball in the Netherlands (en-ca); Kategória:Hádzaná v Holandsku (sk); Kategoria:Piłka ręczna w Holandii (pl); Kategori:Håndball i Nederland (nb); Categorie:Handbal in Nederland (nl); زمرہ:نیدرلینڈز میں ہینڈبال (ur); Kategori:Håndbold i Nederlandene (da); Kategori:Handboll i Nederländerna (sv); Luokka:Alankomaiden käsipallo (fi); Category:Handball in the Netherlands ...
Discussion. The aim of the study was to examine the relationship between athletes satisfaction and role ambiguity among team handball players. It was predicted that role ambiguity would have a negative relationship to the satisfaction dimensions and that Scope of Responsibilities was the most prominent manifestation of role ambiguity related to the dimensions (subscales) of athlete satisfaction.. First, the reliability estimates showed that after the exemption of four items, which were removed from the analysis on the ambiguity instrument, all factors from both questionnaires had good internal consistency. The exclusion of the items significantly improved the internal reliability of the factors. It should be noted that only these items had negative wording, whereas the other items of the questionnaire had positive wording. There is evidence suggesting that item wording may influence the results of a study (Spector, Van Katwyk, & Brannick, 1997; Brown, 2003; Tsiggilis, Masmnidis, & Koustelios, ...
Amending Chapter 2, Code of Ordinances, entitled Administration by enacting a new section 2-721 entitled Disqualification for appointment and a new section 2-1417 entitled Additional qualifications of municipal judge to reduce the period of disqualification for felons to five years following the restoration of voting rights from a permanent disqualification, and amending Committee Substitute for Ordinance No. 971082 by amending section 6, City Charter, entitled Qualifications and election to reduce the period of disqualification for felons to five years following the restoration of voting rights from a permanent disqualification; and directing the City Manager to take the steps necessary to place this measure before the voters on November 4, 1997, and if unable to place this measure before the voters on that date to take the steps necessary to remove Question No. 3 from the November 4, 1997, ballot; and recognizing this ordinance to be an emergency measure ...
Olympic athlete diets may vary based on factors such as individual preference, sport, gender and nationality, but in general, these elite athletes tend to eat much more than the average person. For...
Hillwood High School parents have started a petition to allow parents into Metro High School sporting events during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Read this full essay on Oral Presentation to Ban Gambling Advertising During Sporting Events. First of all, I want everyone to imagine a young kid, maybe 10 ...
In Texas and throughout the United States, sports fans everywhere enjoy filling the stands to root for their favorite teams. For parents, sporting events can
While North Carolina lawmakers consider revisions to controversial House Bill 2 , there is a sense that a decision by the NBA to move its All-Star Game from Charlotte could persuade other sporting events to follow suit, according to a front-page piece by Jim Morrill of the CHARLOTTE OBSERVER. I
Best Practice for Youth Sport tackles the increasing professionalization and specialization of youth sport and the changing culture of youth sport. The text explores developmentally appropriate practice and encourages athlete-centered practices that are truly beneficial for young athletes.
New Zealand Olympic athlete Liza Hunter-Galvan has been banned from marathon running for two years after testing positive for a banned hormone.
A sports event video manipulating system for manipulating a representation of a sports event, the sports editor including a video field grabber operative to grab at least one video field including a video image A/D converter operative to digitize a grabbed video field, an object tracker operative to track an object through a plurality of successive video fields, an object highlighter receiving input from the object tracker and operative to highlight the tracked object on each of the plurality of successive video fields, a D/A image converter operative to convert output of the object highlighter into a video standard format, and a video display monitor.
Asthma and airway hyper-responsiveness are the most common chronic conditions among Olympic athletes, affecting about 8% of the competitors, according to a new study.
Depending on the sport, some Olympic athletes could eat whatever food they wanted for breakfast and perform fine. Others, not so much.
10/11/2017. Accidents, injuries and unexpected emergencies can - and do - happen in youth sports.. And they can strike at any time.. During a T-ball game in South Florida last year a drunk driver drove onto the field. Javier Perez, who was there to watch his son play, heroically pushed a man out of the way of the oncoming vehicle but was struck in the process. Both of his legs were amputated and he has endured more than 20 surgeries and procedures.. Perez will speak at the upcoming NAYS Youth Sports Congress in a session entitled Building Your Shield Part 2: Emergency, Crisis and Conflict Readiness. The 16th annual NAYS Congress takes place Nov. 8-11 in Orlando, Fla.. BUILDING YOUR SHIELD. Perezs session will examine emergency preparedness at youth sporting events and enable participants to have a hands-on discussion about specific actions that must be taken to build a thick protective shield at their facilities.. Attendees of this session will learn the three areas of conflict management: ...
The National Alliance For Youth Sports has been Americas leading advocate for positive and safe sports for children for more than 25 years. It serves volunteer coaches, parents with children involved in organized sports, game officials, youth sports administrators, league directors, and the youngsters who participate in organized sports. The Alliances programs are utilized in more than 3,000 communities nationwide by parks and recreation departments, Boys & Girls Clubs, Police Athletic Leagues, YMCAs/YWCAs, and various independent youth service groups, as well as on military installations worldwide. For more information on the Alliances programs, which are listed below, visit Greg Bach is the communications director for the National Alliance For Youth Sports (NAYS), a position he has held since 1993. Before joining NAYS, he worked as the sports editor of the Huron Daily Tribune in Bad Axe, Michigan, where he captured numerous writing awards from the Associated Press, Michigan ...
Purpose: We tested the hypothesis that participation in small-sided team handball training could provide beneficial effects on cardiovascular and metabolic parameters in overweight premenopausal women with special focus on the importance of prior team handball experience.. Methods: A 16-week RCT training intervention was conducted in overweight premenopausal women randomized into three groups; a team handball training group without prior experience (UN; n=13), a team handball group with prior experience (EXP; n=10), and an inactive control group (CON; n=9). Both UN and EXP completed 1.6±0.3 training sessions per week with average heart rates of 84±5 and 85±9% of maximal heart rate, respectively. Cardiovascular and metabolic parameters were assessed before and after the intervention.. Results: Compared to CON, UN had significant increases in VO2max (7±4%) and intermittent endurance performance (26±14%) as well as reduced total fat mass (4±6%), total fat percentage (4±5%) and android fat ...
Challenging the interests of para-sport is the threat of one sided and predictable competition, in which the least impaired athlete always wins. To prevent this, para-athletes are placed in categories for competition based on their impairment, these are called sport classes. The IPC classification system determines which athletes are eligible to compete in a sport and how athletes are grouped together for competition. This, to a certain extent, is similar to grouping athletes by age, gender or weight.. In para-sport, athletes are grouped by the degree of activity limitation resulting from the impairment. Different sports require athletes to perform different activities, such as: sprinting, propelling a wheelchair, rowing and shooting. As sports require different activities, the impact of the impairment on each sport also differs. Therefore, for classification to minimise the impact of impairment on sport performance, classification must be sport specific.. Three steps of Classification. Athletes ...
The American Heart Association (AHA) and American College of Cardiology (ACC) have provided recommendations regarding eligibility and disqualification of competitive athletes with cardiovascular abnormalities.
Outbreaks of community-associated MRSA (CA-MRSA) occur in various populations, including children attending child care, prison inmates, and men who have sex with men (1--3). This report demonstrates that CA-MRSA has the potential to spread and cause outbreaks among players of competitive sports, including those sports that involve little skin-to-skin contact among players, such as fencing. Physicians should be aware of the potential for MRSA infections in sports participants when evaluating patients and making treatment decisions. As demonstrated by this cluster of MRSA infections among fencers, patients with recurrent MRSA infections might make multiple health-care visits before a wound culture is obtained. Recurrence of infections might be avoided if physicians obtain cultures more routinely when athletes have infected wounds. Transmission of S. aureus, for both susceptible and antimicrobial resistant strains, usually occurs through close contact with a person who has either a draining lesion ...
Adolescent sport participants, particularly girls, continue to drop out of sport at alarmingly high rates, which presents an opportunity for new sport programs to enter the marketplace to better cater to those participants. Starting new sport programs, however, presents significant challenges, including acquiring and mobilizing resources in innovative ways. Using theory in sport development and the resource-based view, the authors examined six emergent sport programs for girls within the United States and United Kingdom to identify the resources obtained and mobilized to create new and distinctive sport opportunities in a crowded marketplace. Following a case study approach, data from site visits and interviews with 137 individuals were analyzed using within- and across-case analysis. The findings reveal the resources needed to grow the programs, the ways in which those resources are attained, and strategies to mobilize resource bundles to maximize sport opportunities by differentiating programs ...
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Hes the first to treat school athletes when theyre injured, and hes by their side until theyre back in play.Jarrett Friday has been on-site as a certified athletic trainer at all school sporting events at Hunter Huss and Forestview high schools since 2004. Hes one of five such trainers from CaroMont Health who treat athletes at Gastons public schools with sports programs. The North Gaston graduate has treated everything from ACL tears to
But UW does not have a womens sports team thats proportionately equal to mens football, Gawlik explained. If UW were to correct the differences in male and female sports financial aid to be proportionate to one another, UW would need to add six womens sports teams. But the additional womens teams wouldnt match the proportionality of male and female athletes - there would be too many women, Gawlik said. We dont match it because we dont believe as an institution that [a proportional] prong is feasible to what we are trying to do, she said. Coaches are also never limited to the amount of in-state and out-of-state students they can recruit. Coaches are allowed to use the maximum amount of scholarships delegated by the NCAA to recruit students, Gawlik said. Gawlik explained some sports may need to attract more out-of-state students and therefore spend more money on recruitment. For a sport like volleyball, UWs coach may stay closer to Wisconsin and recruit students from the volleyball ...
Join us at noon CT/1 p.m. EST on Tuesday, Jan. 18, to chat about youth sports injuries. (Note: This chat has been rescheduled from the original Dec. 14 date.) Join health and fitness writer Julie Deardorff and youth sports expert Brian Grasso at noon CT on Tuesday, Jan. 18, to chat about youth...
Not every athlete attending the Olympic games gets the opportunity to stand on the winners podium. After years and years of dedication, training, and hard work, only the most elite athletes enjoy the luxury of taking a medal home. The medal represents more than just the metallic element handed out. It represents the fruit of labour and sacrifice it took to achieve success. Many athletes pass their medals down to their families as a heirloom. Piotr Małachowski from Poland won the silver medal at the Summer Olympics in Rio in discus throw. Instead of keeping the award to himself, the man chose to auction it after he received an email from a woman in his native country asking for his help. The stranger asked the Olympian to help her raise money for her son who is in desperate need of a retinoblastoma procedure in New York. ...
The mission of the Special Olympics is to provide year-round sports training and competition in a variety (33) of Olympic-type sports for children and adults with intellectual disabilities, giving them continuing opportunities to develop physical fitness, demonstrate courage, experience joy, and participate in sharing of gifts and friendship with their families, other athletes, and their communities. The Special Olympics movement often goes beyond the sports competition formula. During the last few years, the movement has developed many new global initiatives, which expand its former sports activities. They include: 1. Coaching excellence and the coaching model 2. Partnerships with international (regional) sports federations 3. Sports Resources Teams (SRT) 4. Extended quota for high level athletes 5. Athletes Leadership Program (ALPS) 6. Young Athletes Program 7. Youth volunteer initiatives 8. Unified Sports Program 9. Motor Activity Training Program 10. Healthy Athletes Program These ...
Using the 2003 Youth Risk Behavior Survey, multivariate logistic regression was used to determine the odds of suicide ideation (SI = thoughts and plans) and suicide attempts (SA) during the previous 12 months, by physical activity (PA) behaviors during the previous 7 days. PA was defined as no PA, irregular PA (IREG), moderate intensity PA ≥ 5 days/week (MOD), vigorous intensity PA 3 to 5 days/week (VIG), and frequent vigorous PA 6 to 7 days/week (FVIG). Separate modeling was also conducted on suicide variables and any team sports participation during the previous 12 months (yes or no). Odds ratios (OR) were adjusted for age, race/ethnicity, geographic region, sad/hopeless feelings, cigarette smoking, alcohol use, drug use, a combined BMI/weight perception variable, unhealthy weight control practices, sports participation (during physical activity analyses), and physical activity (during sports participation analyses).. ...
Access official results for the Handball event handball women at the London 2012 Summer Games Olympics, plus view video highlights of top performances.
Study Highlights: A four-year follow-up study of athletes with implantable cardioverter defibrillators (ICDs) found they suffered no irregular heartbeats, shock-related injuries or deaths while competing. ICD patients should talk to their doctors about their individual risks of participating in competitive sports.
The judicial procedure will also change. Doping cases will all be heard by the FEI Judicial Committee, which will be composed of seven independent members rather than the three or four who make up current committees. Committee members will all have legal background and should not have any interaction with FEI personnel that may influence their decision making. Doping offences will carry a steep suspension of up to two years - which may be reduced or removed under specific circumstances - plus disqualification from the event and a fine. Medication Class A cases will be addressed through the FEI fast track system or through a Judicial Committee hearing. Offences will result in either suspension or in disqualification and a fine. However, if the case is referred to the Judical Committee, a suspension of up to a year can be imposed on top of the disqualification and fine. Medication Class B cases will always be fast-tracked, unless they are repeat offences, and, if ascertained, will result in ...
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HOLLAND -- Dr. R. Richard Ray Jr. of the Hope College faculty has been chosen to receive the National Athletic Trainers Associations highest honor for an athletic training educator.
Introduction. Baron Pierre de Coubertin had an ideal of bringing people together through sport. Does this ideal still exist in the Olympics? I believe this is both a true comment and a false comment. The fact that people are brought together through sport especially like the Olympics is true. The event does bring a mass of viewers around the world through TV and other commercial use and every 4 years there always seems to be a new face in the form of a country competing with the top countries in the so called biggest sporting event in the world. With this Baron Pierre de Coubertins ideal worked then or did it? When the modern Olympics were finally realised in 1986 on the 5th of April. Baron Pierre De Coubertin has made a remarkable achievement he managed to bring 13 nations together to compete against each other in nine different sports from four of the worlds continents at a time when travel and communications were often difficult. more. Middle. The 1936 Olympics is a great example ...
Downloadable! This paper investigates how students collegiate athletic participation affects their subsequent labor market success. It uses newly developed distributional tests to establish that the wage distribution of former college athletes is significantly different from non-athletes and that athletic participation is a significant determinant of wages. Additionally, by using newly developed techniques in nonparametric regression, it shows that on average former college athletes earn a wage premium. However, the premium is not uniform, but skewed so that more than half the athletes actually earn less than non-athletes. Further, the premium is not uniform across occupations. Athletes earn more in the fields of business, military, and manual labor, but surprisingly, athletes are more likely to become high school teachers, which pays a relatively lower wage to athletes. We conclude that nonpecuniary factors play an important role in occupational choice, at least for many former collegiate athletes.
It has been proposed that high exercise loads increase the risk of infection, most frequently reported as upper respiratory tract infections, by suppressing the immune system. Most athletes will not train when experiencing sickness due to the fear of health complications. However, high training volumes are incompatible with high rates of non-training days, regardless of the cause. The purpose of this observational study was to examine the relationship between self-reported, exercise-constraining days of sickness (days when the athlete decided not to train due to symptoms of disease, either self-reported or by a physician) and the volumes of exercise training in elite endurance athletes by analyzing data from training logs kept for several years. The subjects included 11 elite endurance athletes (8 male, 3 female) competing at national and international levels in cross-country skiing, biathlon and long-distance running. Training logs available from these 11 subjects added to a total of 61 ...
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OBJECTIVES:. To describe the incidence of injury in the precompetition and competition periods of the Rio 2016 Summer Paralympic Games.. METHODS:. A total of 3657 athletes from 78 countries, representing 83.4% of all athletes at the Games, were monitored on the web-based injury and illness surveillance system over 51 198 athlete days during the Rio 2016 Summer Paralympic Games. Injury data were obtained daily from teams with their own medical support.. RESULTS:. A total of 510 injuries were reported during the 14-day Games period, with an injury incidence rate (IR) of 10.0 injuries per 1000 athlete days (12.1% of all athletes surveyed). The highest IRs were reported for football 5-a-side (22.5), judo (15.5) and football 7-a-side (15.3) compared with other sports (p,0.05). Precompetition injuries were significantly higher than in the competition period (risk ratio: 1.40, p,0.05), and acute traumatic injuries were the most common injuries at the Games (IR of 5.5). The shoulder was the most common ...
TY - JOUR. T1 - Eligibility and Disqualification Recommendations for Competitive Athletes with Cardiovascular Abnormalities. T2 - Task Force 4: Congenital Heart Disease: A Scientific Statement from the American Heart Association and American College of Cardiology. AU - Van Hare, George F.. AU - Ackerman, Michael J.. AU - Evangelista, Juli Anne K. AU - Kovacs, Richard. AU - Myerburg, Robert J.. AU - Shafer, Keri M.. AU - Warnes, Carole A.. AU - Washington, Reginald L.. PY - 2015. Y1 - 2015. KW - ACC/AHA Scientific Statements. KW - athletes. KW - cardiovascular abnormalities. KW - congenital heart disease. KW - coronary vessel anomalies. KW - Fontan procedure. KW - transposition of great arteries. UR - UR - U2 - 10.1016/j.jacc.2015.09.036. DO - 10.1016/j.jacc.2015.09.036. M3 - Article. C2 - 26542660. AN - SCOPUS:84961055571. VL - 66. SP - ...
The genetic profile that is needed to define an endurance athlete has been studied during recent years. The main objective of this work is to approach for the first time the study of genetic variants in liver-metabolizing genes and their role in endurance performance by comparing the allelic and genotypic frequencies in elite endurance athletes to the non-athlete population. Genotypic and allelic frequencies were determined in 123 elite endurance athletes (75 professional road cyclists and 48 endurance elite runners) and 122 male non-athlete subjects (sedentary). Genotyping of cytochrome P450 family 2 subfamily D member 6 (CYP2D6 rs3892097), glutathione-S transferase mu isoform 1 (GSTM1), glutathione S-transferase pi (GSTP rs1695) and glutathione S-transferase theta (GSTT) genes was performed by polymerase chain reaction (PCR). The combination of the polymorphisms for the
The European Journal of Sport Science (EJSS) is the official journal of the European College of Sport Science and is published 6 times per year by Taylor & Francis. The editorial policy of the Journal pursues the multi-disciplinary aims of the College: to promote the highest standards of scientific study and scholarship in respect of the following fields: (a) Applied Sport Sciences; (b) Biomechanics and Motor Control; c) Physiology and Nutrition; (d) Psychology, Social Sciences and Humanities and (e) Sports and Exercise Medicine and Health. The Journal also aims to facilitate and enhance communication across all sub-disciplines of the sport sciences. The Journal publishes original research as well as review articles of topics of contemporary importance or interest. The College is not exclusively committed to any particular schools of thought or methods of research ...
South Africa was excluded from the 1964 Tokyo and 1968 Mexico City Olympic Games over their governments apartheid policies, before being finally expelled from the Olympic Movement in 1970. In contrast, South Africa first competed in the International Stoke Mandeville Games, which in an Olympic year became known as the Paralympic Games, in 1962. South Africa continued to compete until 1985 (although they had been excluded from both the 1980 and 1984 Paralympic Games) when they were finally expelled from the movement despite having competed with a racially integrated team since 1975. This article looks at some of the events and issues, particularly the influence of international politics, which led to their exclusion and eventual expulsion from the disability sports movement, despite the claims by both the South African team and the organizers of international disability sport that the fully racially integrated team was challenging apartheid by setting an example for others to follow.
The profession of Athletic Training sometimes requires the certified athletic trainer to work more than 40 hours per week. This fact is true of most salaried professionals. In addition, those athletic trainers working with athletic teams or other sporting events many times work weekends and/or evenings. It is not the intention, nor should it be the practice, to make time demands on the athletic training student that approach those of the certified athletic trainer. The Purdue University Athletic Training Program does, though, want the athletic training student to understand the responsibilities and obligations of the career, i.e., what its really like to work as an athletic trainer.. To that end, we will expect the athletic training student to participate with their preceptor in the care and treatment of student-athletes assigned to that preceptor. That expectation may include clinical experiences that occur prior to 8:00 am, after 5:00 pm in the evening, or on the weekends. It is not the ...
▪ 2009 On Sept. 6-17, 2008, nearly 4,000 athletes with disabilities representing 147 National Paralympic Committees (NPCs) competed in the Paralympic Games in Beijing shortly after the Olympic Games had concluded. (See Special Report (Games
Tagged with: advocate athletes awareness disability exercise fitness health life Physical Activity spinal cord injury sport veterans wheelchair As we have finished watching an outstanding Olympic games we can fill the next two weeks with anticipation for the Paralympic games which be held September 8-17. The best part of these games is that they will be on the same TV channel as the Olympics. Now, I do look forward to the break! After being glued to my TV at night and on weekends I can use a little break. But not too long! Remember the Paralympics have about 19 different sports plus they will also be in the same beautiful city of Rio. What should not be forgotten about these Paralympic games is that there would be no Paralympic Games if it is was not for the effort of the athletes, NBC, USOC, IOC, Rio Olympic Committee and Dr. Ludwig Guttmann. Who is Dr. Guttmann?. ...
Corrado et al. have published an ESC consensus document on the screening of athletes for competitive sports.[1] Besides a good medical history and examination, a 12 lead ECG is also part of the screening. They have set up special ECG criteria for participants in competitive sports (table 1). If one of the described findings are present on the ECG, the ECG is considered positive and further evaluation is mandatory which can include echocardiography, 24-h ambulatory Holter monitoring, and exercise testing. ECG Features of cardiac diseases detectable at pre-participation screening in young competitive athletes are shown in table 2. Prevalence of ECG abnormalities in competitive athletes has been studied by Pellicia et al.[2](see table below). ECG abnormalities in their study increased with age and level of exercise. In young amateur athletes they found ECG abnormalities in about 7%, a number that rose to 40% in adult elite athletes. Especially RBBB and left ventricular hypertrophy were often ...
Its about you. If you win, its you; if you lose, its you. Black and white. Nowhere to hide. -Greg Rusedski. If youre a curious, hardworking person who has always been passionate about sport, then you might want to consider studying sport science at university level. You can study it on its own, or in conjunction with another subject like physiology or business studies. Depending upon the degree, you might learn about the psychology of sport, get a chance to work with top-performing athletes, or complete a placement year in industry.. Writing will play a significant role in most sports science degrees, so if writing an essay feels like a slog at the moment then its time to undergo sometraining. Marked by Teachers can help with its collection of teacher-marked biological sciences essays. Between the inspiration from the papers, and the insights from the teacher annotations, your writing performance will soon meet its full potential.. Due to the specialised focus of the degree, sports science ...
Effective January 1, 2009. Effective January 1, 2009, the Department of Recreation, Parks and Cultural Activities will be increasing fees as planned in Fee Resolution No. 2276, adopted by City Council on May 13, 2008. Fee Resolution No. 2276 provided for a $5 increase in registration fees for youth sports activities fully operated by the Department of Recreation, Parks and Cultural Activities. Fees will increase from $20 to $25 per sport, per registrant. The Department will continue to provide scholarships to families and children to ensure all interested youth who cannot afford the fees may participate at a reduced rate or at no charge.. The resolution also authorized the Department to charge a $5 field use fee per person, per sport, per season for all other youth leagues. This fee provides a portion of cost recovery for field maintenance expenses.. To view the Department of Recreation, Parks and Cultural Activities Fee Schedule, visit For additional information ...
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Hallelujah. Baseball is here. The exhibition season is in full swing and hope springs eternal. Well, not in Texas, unfortunately for Rangers fans, where its déjà vu all over again. Following a 2014 season with over 2000 player days lost to the disabled list, the Rangers ace right-hander Yu Darvish managed all of one inning of one spring start before exiting with what was quickly diagnosed as a sprained ulnar collateral ligament. While Tommy John surgery is the usual remedy for an UCL, Darvish is considering his options, such as they are. Presumably throwing left-handed is not under consideration. ...
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1235 PRINCIPLES OF STRENGTH TRAINING AND CONDITIONING IN ATHLETIC TRAINING A required course for athletic training majors that will introduce a variety of fitness assessment methods and exercise techniques. Students will learn to administer and interpret basic standardized exercise testing protocols to measure flexibility, strength, power, speed, agility and endurance. Students will learn how to develop, supervise and implement safe and effective exercise plans to improve overall fitness, health, well-being and human performance. Lecture, lab, discussion and activity. A grade of C or better is required for athletic training majors.. 1350 INTRODUCTION TO ATHLETIC TRAINING A prerequisite course required of all students considering athletic training as a major. This course introduces athletic training as a health care profession and outlines its history and the role of the National Athletic Trainers Association (NATA), Board of Certification (BOC) and licensure in professional practice. The ...
by Taylor De Lench of © 2008-2010. The new H1N1 swine flu virus has garnered a lot of attention from the media recently, especially now that school is back in session and the regular flu season has started. Influenza outbreaks are more likely in areas of high foot traffic and dense population. The H1N1 strain, unlike the common flu, seems to prey on the young, who have not acquired the antibodies during previous pandemics, affecting them more than older people. For these reasons, schools have been recognized as potential hot spots for outbreaks. In particular, school sports teams, are of high risk due to the close physical contact of teammates on the fields and on the bus.. Schools nationwide are already experiencing outbreaks: 37 players on Stillman Colleges football team contracted swine flu. Tulane and Duke have experienced similar infection rates on their football teams. 122 students at Camden County High School in Georgia fell ill to the virus as ...
Statistics on youth sports injuries, including concussions, exertional heat illness, sudden cardiac arrest, use of steroids and dietary supplements, and cervical spine injury collected by the National Athletic Trainers Association.
ARVC remains an important diagnosis to consider in U.S. athletes but is less common. It is not clear whether the higher rate of ARVC-related SCD in international populations reflects a higher prevalence of this disease, exclusion of athletes with alternative diagnoses (i.e., HCM) due to systematic preparticipation screening in other countries, or under-recognition of ARVC in the U.S. athlete population.. Preparticipation Screening. Though SCD is rare, its occurrence in athletes who are often young and presumably healthy has a large emotional and social impact on the community. Therefore, considerable effort has been made to better understand the causes of SCD in athletes and to discover optimal strategies for prevention.. Intense athletic activity can trigger SCD or disease progression in these susceptible individuals. Prescreening competitive athletes can improve detection of cardiac abnormalities and minimize the risks associated with athletic participation.. All preparticipation screening ...
This systematic review has evaluated the evidence on the relationship between participation in the most common sports in England and OA. Across all studies, the relationship between sports participation and OA was equivocal. The results suggested an increased risk of OA for those who participate at the elite level. This is most notably in soccer and athletes, with the exception of long-distance/middle-distance running, compared with non-elite sports participants (p,0.001). The majority of studies in elite sports demonstrated an association between sports participants and risk of OA. In previous reviews, sporting activities have been associated with hip and knee OA, although elite sporting participation has not been separately studied.5 ,8 ,9 Interestingly, the analyses suggest that the risk of OA may be associated with the type of sport. Indeed, the majority of studies involving soccer demonstrated that there was a positive association with OA, where all the studies involving non-elite soccer ...
National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) officials, university leaders, and former student athletes testified at a Senate Commerce Committee hearing on college athlete compensation. Among the witnesses were NCAA Board of Governors Chair Michael Drake, University of Mississippi Intercollegiate Athletics Vice Chancellor Keith Carter, former NFL Players Association President Eric Winston, and Southeastern Conference (SEC) Commissioner Greg Sankey. They discussed the potential benefits and challenges of permitting student athletes to benefit financially from the use of their name, image, and likeness, also known as NIL. They also talked about the ramifications of the coronavirus pandemic on college sports as well as the impact of a compensation model on female athletes, college athletic departments, and non-revenue generating sports.
Large quantities of data have described left ventricular adaptation to endurance training, but basic concepts on left ventricular performance during exercise remain controversial. In this thesis, we present the results of studies of left ventricular dynamics during exercise in 89 endurance-trained athletes.. Using radionuclide ventriculography, 35 female and 30 male endurance athletes were studied in supine position. During supine exercise at 70% of the age-expected maximal heart rate, the adjustments in left ventricular volumes were small, suggesting a high preload before exercise. Stroke volume increased by changes in the left ventricular end-diastolic volumes but no changes were observed in the end-systolic volumes. Moreover, no significant differences were noted between male and female athletes.. Contrast echocardiography was utilized when 24 male endurance athletes were studied during upright exercise. An almost linear increase in stroke volume was seen from upright rest to upright exercise ...
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Prof Vicky Tolfrey, Dr Brett Smith and Dr Christof Leicht will be presenting at the International Symposium of Sport Science in athletes with spinal cord injury in Wakayama, Japan on the 23-24th Nov. Chaired by Prof Vicky Tolfrey and Prof Fumihiro Tajima, the mini symposium aims to provide opportunity to develop sport science and sport medicine in spinal cord injured athletes and foster relationships between international research centres. ...
The journal Sport Sciences for Health publishes reports of experimental and clinical research on the physiology and pathophysiology of physical exercise. The journal places a special focus on mechanisms through which exercise can prevent or treat chronic-degenerative disease, contributing to better health maintenance in the population. Coverage includes biochemical, physiological, pathophysiological and clinical aspects of research on physical exercise in the prevention of diabetes mellitus and insulin resistance syndrome, cardiovascular diseases, inflammation, and some cancers. The journal also presents studies identifying the dose of physical exercise suitable for prevention and the dose suitable for treatment of specific diseases, for the different sport activities. A special section, Pharmaeconomics Forum, offers contributed items on the effects of prevention and exercise programs on health maintenance costs ...
Background: Research have suggested that endurance female athletes tend to have lower bone mineral density (BMD) than power and strength athletes, as a result of maintaining low body weight in addition to perform. This study intends to investigate the association between physical fitness by power and endurance measurements, body composition and BMD. In addition, it will address the differences in BMD measured in female football players, handball players and cross-country skiers.. Methods: A cross-sectional study of 57 Norwegian female athletes aged between 18 and 36 years (mean age 22.6 years) was conducted. The sample consisted of 24 football players, 17 handball players and 16 cross-country skiers. For physical fitness examinations, a graded VO₂max (ml/kg/min) test on treadmill, squat jump on a power plate and bench press with free weights were conducted. Body weight and height was measured and BMI calculated from the aforementioned variables. Lean body mass, body fat percentage and BMD ...
Of the study athletes, seven had started playing handball before the age of 10, while 10 athletes had started it later in life. By comparing the athletes who started playing handball before the age of 10 to those who started later in life, we noticed a difference of 9.69º on the averages of humeral head retroversion angle on the dominant side, and that difference was statistically significant (p=0.025). We also evidenced a greater lateral rotation in these athletes, and also, a wider range of motion, but these differences were not regarded as statistically significant (p=0.156 and p=0.057, respectively).. DISCUSSION. In literature, several studies can be found describing a lower humeral de-rotation in pitcher athletes, resulting in a greater humeral head retroversion on the dominant side when compared to the non-dominant side(2-4,7,8,12).. According to some authors, this would be an adaptive process in order to avoid the impact of humeral head on glenoidal cavity (13). Indeed, some authors ...
Uganda competed at the 2004 Summer Olympics in Athens, Greece, from 13 to 29 August 2004. This was the nations twelfth appearance at the Olympics, except the 1976 Summer Olympics in Montreal, because of the African boycott. The Ugandan Olympic Committee sent a total of eleven athletes to the Games, nine men and two women, to compete in four different sports. Half of these athletes had been participating in boxing, including Joseph Lubega, who later became the nations flag bearer in the opening ceremony. There was only a single competitor in swimming and weightlifting. Uganda left Athens without a single Olympic medal, since the 1972 Summer Olympics in Munich, where the late John Akii-Bua won the gold in the mens 400 m hurdles. The nations best result came with a fourth-place finish from Boniface Kiprop in the mens 10,000 metres. Ugandan athletes have so far achieved qualifying standards in the following athletics events (up to a maximum of 3 athletes in each event at the A Standard, and 1 ...
The purpose of total hip replacement is to relieve pain, not to make better athletes. Still, the modern patient is likely to return to recreation and sports. There is no current consensus on the safety of resuming athletics, though a surgeons judgment and a patients common sense will serve as appropriate guidelines. The issue of athletic participation after hip arthroplasty has become more relevant in recent years, with an increase in the number of young and active patients receiving joint replacements. The article reviews patient surgery, implant and sports related factors and discusses currently available guidelines that should be considered by the physician when counseling patients regarding a return to athletic activity after total joint arthroplasty. Current evidence regarding appropriate athletic participation after total hip arthroplasty is also reviewed. Patients should be encouraged to be active after total joint arthroplasty, and this may include participation in athletic activity. ...
Thank you for visiting us at Physical Education and Sports Science (PESS) Academic Group (AG).. We are a vibrant department at the National Institute of Education (NIE), Nanyang Technological University (NTU). We started as the College of PE in the year 1985, transited to School of PE in 1991, and established PESS in 2000. We have evolved over the years in response to the changing landscape in PE and sports to stay relevant. However, our commitment and dedication in delivering high quality training and education for pre-service and in-service teachers in Singapore remain unchanged. At PESS, we have developed a clear vision to be the leading teacher-training and research centre for PE and Sports Science in the region and beyond. Our mission is to develop trainee teachers in areas of competence and expertise in teaching PE as a major subject. We have a group of dedicated and committed faculty members, with diverse backgrounds and expertise to deliver quality academic programmes, and provide ...
Our Sports Medicine Program helps keep competitive athletes and weekend warriors healthy both on and off the field. Floyd offers the only program with on-site physical therapy clinics and athletic trainers to help case manage injuries admitted through our Emergency Care Center (ECC).. Our licensed and certified athletic trainers provide quality health care specific to athletes and individuals involved in physical activity throughout Floyd County and Northwest Georgia.. On-Site Athletic Trainers. Our licensed and certified athletic trainers are available to provide on-site assistance during sporting events. In the event of a sports injury, our athletic trainers can provide proper medical attention quickly on the sidelines.. Physical Therapy Mini-Clinic. Our mini-clinic can set up at any location to provide individuals with basic physical therapy, bringing our experts to your school, gym or field ​house.. Services. The Sports Medicine Program offers several services to help athletes and coaches ...
Queensland larrikin Grant Scooter Patterson became a larger than life figure at the Tokyo Paralympic Games with his poolside antics and quick interview gags, stealing the limelight both at home and from a global audience. .. The 32-year-old won silver in the mens 50 breaststroke on Tuesday, his second medal in the Tokyo pool after winning bronze in the 150m individual medley SM3 category.. He returns home with golden memories and golden laughs that all of Australia have been able to enjoy this week.. The man, who is affectionately known as the Scooter because of the modified scooter he carries, suffers from diastrophic dysplasia, a form of dwarfism.. He may have won silver on Tuesday, but he was still the center of attention at the medal ceremony after taking to the podium riding his signature tricycle. With serious swagger, Patterson lived up to his reputation as the buffoon that Australias Tokyo team needed.. He also knows it.. Patterson told News Corps Julian Linden on Tuesday that his ...
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Congratulations to Professor Anne Drummond, School of Public Health, Physiotherapy and Sports Science on receiving one of UCDs prestigious Teaching Expert Awards UCDs Teaching Expert Awards were presented by Professor Mark Rogers, Registrar and Deputy President at a ceremony on 8th April. The award recognises staff whose teaching practice evidences excellence in terms of expertise and impact on student learning. There were four winners two of whom were also winners of the prestigious national Teaching Experts Awards.. Professor Anne Drummond, UCD School of Public Health, Physiotherapy and Sports Science received an individual award for her work on UCDs Occupational Safety and Health programmes for which she has developed and evaluated the multi-disciplinary and blended learning and for which she has developed bespoke resources to facilitate the transition from work into university for OSH students, who comprise part-time mature industry-based working adults, taking on new responsibilities ...
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You should have completed a sport and/or science-related Aotearoa New Zealand degree, or equivalent, and normally should have achieved at least a B Grade Point Average in 300-level courses in the degree for enrolment in the Postgraduate Certificate in Sport Science. Students with English as an additional language are also required to meet UCs English language requirements.. For the full entry requirements see the Regulations for the Postgraduate Certificate in Sport Science or use the admission requirements checker. ...
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9/26/2014. There are many reasons kids play sports-for fun, for the opportunity to be part of a team, to learn how to play a sport, to be physically active, and for some, to help lose or manage weight. On average in the United States, one in three children and teens are overweight. Among young athletes, studies have shown that 26 percent of males and 27 percent of females are overweight.. While being active is always a part of the plan for kids who carry too much weight, there is no guarantee that playing a sport will spur along weight loss.. Several issues exist to complicate and deter weight loss in the sports setting:. The Food Scene: Studies have shown that young athletes eat more, and healthier, than their non-athlete peers. However, if an athlete is not participating in a high energy burning sport, like swimming or soccer, this eating more may cause weight gain. Excess calories eaten by young athletes primarily come from two sources: sweetened beverages like soda, sports drinks and juice ...
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  • The FOX Sports Operations & Engineering team set out to create dramatic new audience experience while maximizing efficiencies for the production of the 2018 FIFA World Cup hosted by Russia. (
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  • Sport injuries can affect almost any part of the body, including the muscles, bones, joints and connective tissues (tendons and ligaments). (
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  • With this in mind, they recommend that athletes who drink coffee regularly should cut down in the lead-up to a sports performance. (
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  • As sports culture has grown in popularity and now permeates fashion and pop culture, sports photography has expanded beyond live-action photojournalism to include product, editorial and fashion photography for brands, athletes and celebrities. (
  • If possible - check with officials at the event - a mounted flash can be a useful tool for indoor sports, so long as it doesn't distract or affect athletes. (
  • Nutrition for athletes is different for each athlete, his or her sport, training, and training time. (
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  • [1] The increased popularity of sports amongst the middle and lower class led to the more coverage of sports content in publications. (
  • Modern sports journalism finds its roots as content started to appear in newspapers in the early 1800s. (
  • The change in the target demographic meant that newspaper publishers were looking for content that appealed to the masses so they turned to sports. (
  • Broadband Sports was originally founded in 1998, later becoming a high-flying dotcom-era network of sports-content Web sites that raised over $60 million before shutting down in February 2001. (
  • It later acquired (now, a leading fantasy sports web site and Pro Sports Exchange, a network of sports content from newspaper beat writers. (
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  • Elliott Gordon, who resigned from AOL Sports to become a founding employee of Athlete Direct, cultivated what was arguably at the time the largest motorsports community section on AOL - the AD NASCAR Family - where NASCAR drivers such as Michael Waltrip occasionally visited. (
  • I am proud to be associated with Athlete Direct because it is the No. 1 choice in online sports entertainment. (
  • By December 1999, Athlete Direct expanded its influence in the digital media space through a strategic relationship with eBay Inc. eBay launched regional sites and in partnership with Athlete Direct, consumers could bid on equipment from local sports stars with the proceeds of these sales being donated to the athlete's sponsored charity. (
  • This team of professionals works together to enable an athlete to safely return to his or her sport as soon as possible after an injury or medical problem. (
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  • Such anecdotes have become common around the country since the NCAA, which governs intercollegiate sports, instituted stricter eligibility requirements in 1996. (
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  • Almost all southern boys and many southern girls were taught to ride horses and to hunt wild game, both as a means of survival and as a kind of sport in races and competitions. (
  • This spirit leads people to dedicate their lives to a certain sport, they train their whole lives so they could go on to play for their favorite team or represent their country in international competitions. (
  • These governing bodies are responsible for developing the structure of the sport and organizing competitions between teams. (
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  • Administrators of youth sports organizations can consult with state and local health officials to determine whether and how to put the following considerations into place. (
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  • Special Olympics actively seeks partnerships with international sport organizations to demonstrate the unique ability of sports to transcend barriers and serve as vehicle for social inclusion for children and adults with intellectual disabilities. (
  • The sports medicine team works in collaboration with the athletic department, school nurse, physical therapists, and local physicians. (
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  • Private athletic clubs were formed around sports like fishing, archery, and rowing. (
  • Many of these clubs were intended for the wealthy, but later athletic clubs would be organized around ethnic lines, as a place for immigrants to preserve their culture and language as well as their sports. (
  • Adaptive Sports New England is a non-profit organization dedicated to providing athletic opportunities to youth and young adults who have a visual or mobility impairment. (
  • The latest draft of an FHSAA plan to overhaul its classification and playoff system for major team sports, aside from football, eliminates regular season district play but retains district tournament and the age-old practice of aligning teams by school size not athletic achievements. (
  • FOX Sports sought to provide remotely produced feature stories and highlights in near real time for 64 World Cup matches in Russia while utilizing their state-of-the-art production facilities in Los Angeles. (
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  • [8] Sports cars started to become popular during the 1920s. (
  • Austin FC, the first professional sports team in one of the country's fastest-growing large cities, has kept the club's major sponsorship deals close to home, including a long-term stadium naming rights agreement with financial solutions provider Q2 Holdings for the soon-to-open Q2 Stadium. (
  • There is increased risk of spreading COVID-19 while playing close-contact or indoor sports. (
  • If you choose to play close-contact or indoor sports, reduce your risk by getting vaccinated when a vaccine is available to you, wearing a mask, playing outside, staying at least 6 feet away from others, and avoiding crowds. (
  • This can help you to compensate for harsh midday light or adjust for the low lighting of indoor sports, typically with a faster shutter speed and higher ISO value to allow more light into the camera. (
  • There is some evidence that caffeine can boost sports performance. (
  • All kinds of sports, from hockey to volleyball, and soccer to inline skating, use pads. (
  • Some of the sports that started out as nothing but a game but have now turned in to massive industries include football, soccer, cricket, baseball and basketball. (
  • Watching sports live is definitely the best way to watch a game and that is why we have a massive inventory of Football, Soccer, Basketball, Baseball, Cricket and many other Sports Tickets right here at your disposal. (
  • There are many different forms of sports journalism, ranging from play by play and game recaps to analysis and investigative journalism on important developments in the sport. (
  • As technology introduced new developments like the radio, television and the internet, the focus of sports coverage shifted from the play by play to statistical analysis of the game and background pieces on the players. (
  • Girls and milkmaids also played a game called stoolball, a variation of the sports that would later evolve into baseball and cricket. (
  • That means early access to every participating EA SPORTS game for the next year. (
  • Getting into the sports photography game. (
  • Whether your goal is shooting professional sports or capturing photos of your local pickup game, the desire to put sport on film is how you begin building your skills and making connections. (
  • While all popular sports are now broadcasted live throughout the world, the experience of watching your favorite sport live is what the game is about. (
  • The researchers came to their results by testing the impact of caffeine on 18 men, all of whom were part of a sports team. (
  • The team sought to leverage FOX Sports' existing, state-of-the art production facilities in Los Angeles and avoid the creation of entirely new facilities and the movement of staff to Russia. (
  • By utilizing only public internet data connections (as opposed to dedicated point-to-point fiber leased lines and/or satellite), the FOX Sports team is assured that data lines are always available, ubiquitous, and require no proprietary equipment or scheduling windows. (
  • The books follow the school team, named "Gothic Sports", as they train and try to compete against other school football teams, including their main rivals, Lucrece High School's official team. (
  • The lack of organized or team sports for children among both Native Americans and Puritans in North America did not mean that children there did not engage in play. (
  • Organized sports and team sports for adults seem to have evolved throughout America in the early-and mid-nineteenth century. (
  • TMZ Sports Show Buffet Joins 'The Money Team' Mayweather Wins! (
  • As some communities in the United States begin or continue to hold youth sports activities, CDC offers the following considerations to help prevent the spread of COVID-19. (
  • Liability Waver - I do hereby release Tonkawa Chamber of Commerce and Tonkawa Youth Sports, its coaches and board members, and Tonkawa Public Schools and its employees that are associated with Tonkawa Youth Sports, from any and all liability, related to any incident or injury that may occur as a result of my child's participation in the Tonkawa Youth Sports. (
  • The language of sports is global, that is the reason that all kinds of sports transcend the boundaries of nationality, culture and race. (
  • A new company with the same name and domain was launched in November 2005, which was based in Seattle, Washington and allowed users to upload, view and share both professional and user-generated sports media, covering over 20 sports. (
  • Explore your options and find the sport that's best for you. (
  • A sports car is a car designed with an emphasis on dynamic performance, such as handling , acceleration, top speed, or thrill of driving. (
  • Their encounters with the indigenous Native Americans , who attached religious significance to their organized sports and limited participation to adults, served to harden the Puritans' conviction that sport, even among children, would endanger the immortal soul. (
  • Discover how professional sports teams win fans and games with analytics. (
  • This new sports travel program will be "The Official Oklahoma Fan Travel Program" and will provide Sooner fans with special, one of a kind travel and hospitality packages when following OU to select regular season and post-season games on the road. (
  • EA SPORTS Season Ticket is for the fans who want to play early, play more and play better. (
  • Here are just a few examples of how AWS is helping customers and partners engage their fans, train their teams, and transform the business of sports. (
  • The best sports properties in the world will succeed in the long run by understanding the wants and needs of Generation Z and transforming themselves so they can attract and engage fans for years to come. (
  • In the U.S. and around the world, fans' passion for sports continues to grow in 2013. (
  • By kickoff time on Sunday, football fans and casual observers everywhere will be settling in to watch or listen to what is an unrivaled broadcasting spectacle in American sporting culture. (
  • The Formula One racing and Nascar has been tingling the spirits of the motor sport fans for years. (
  • But while many people haven't been looking, sports leagues for home schoolers have flourished, and national tournaments are attracting teams and college scouts from around the country. (
  • FOX Sports used IBM® Aspera® Streaming technology integrated into Telestream's Vantage and Lightspeed Live products to deliver broadcast-quality feeds of every World Cup match to remote production teams in near real-time -- over unmanaged IP networks. (
  • When Anya tries to join various sports teams, she is repeatedly rejected. (
  • Anya arrives at Lucrece High School on her first day and is hoping to play for one of the sports teams. (
  • The specialty was initially practiced primarily by physicians associated with professional sports teams, but with increased interest in amateur sports and physical fitness programs in the 1970s and 1980s, it grew rapidly. (
  • 11 Sports Teams and Leagues That Have Gone Green [Blog entry]. (
  • To decrease your risk of getting and spreading COVID-19, CDC recommends that you do not engage in close-contact sports with people who do not live with you. (
  • FOX Sports deployed an integrated best-of-breed solution consisting of IBM® Aspera® Streaming technology and Telestream Lightspeed Live and Vantage solutions. (
  • To deliver high-quality coverage of the World Cup, FOX Sports uses IBM Aspera streaming technology integrated into Telestream's Vantage and Lightspeed Live products. (
  • FOX Sports' goal was to create a cutting-edge workflow that leveraged their "home base" infrastructure to support live event production anywhere in the world, a truly revolutionary achievement for a major event of this scale. (
  • Live, same-day and delayed national television sports coverage for Saturday, April 12 and Sunday, April 13. (
  • It has a good selection of sports, at least within the US, including some NCAA college sports, and from what I've seen, the live tracking is generally good. (
  • Live, same-day and delayed national television sports coverage for Tuesday, June 18 and Wednesday, June 19 All times Eastern. (
  • Whether your goal is capturing live-action photography courtside or entering the editorial side of shooting sports, learning more about this field can help you to take the next step on your career path. (
  • You may find that your initial thoughts on positioning or shooting methods don't apply to every situation or sport - important lessons to learn before on-the-job shooting of a live sports event. (
  • Equipping yourself with lenses of varying focal lengths is helpful for photographing live sports. (
  • For live sports photography with a DSLR camera, checking each shot on the camera display (known as "chimping") is helpful for making adjustments on the fly. (
  • ONE World Sports is an English-language sports network that delivers exclusive and live programming from around the world. (
  • Examples of FR layout sports cars are the Caterham 7 , Mazda MX-5 , and the Dodge Viper . (
  • Examples of MR layout sports cars are the Ferrari 488 , Ford GT and Toyota MR2 . (
  • Examples of FF layout sports cars are the Fiat Barchetta , Saab Sonett , or Opel Tigra . (
  • Some examples of sports stars that have become legends in our culture due to their achievements on the field or in the ring include Mohammed Ali, Michael Jordan, Andre Agassi, George Best and Sachin Tendulkar. (
  • Broadcasts from Asheville High School of Cougar Football on the Cougar Sports Network, including Asheville Cougar Football. (
  • For close-contact sports (e.g., wrestling, basketball), play may be modified to safely increase distance between players. (
  • Sport provides an opportunity to learn to play by commonly agreed rules, to behave with dignity both in victory and in defeat and to develop not only the physical being, but also social competences and ethical values. (
  • But children and adults did play games, despite the concern of the church that sports created a dangerous focus on the physical body that might distract the individual from the importance of the salvation of the soul. (
  • High School sports are a privilege to play and a privilege to watch. (
  • Vision, just like speed and strength, is an important component in how well you play your sport. (
  • Your vision is composed of many interrelated skills that can affect how well you play your sport. (
  • The sports agency run by Jeff Schwartz, Casey Close and Mark Steinberg landed its first outside funding. (
  • did not provide structured sports in the ways that had been common in the Old World and that would become widespread beginning in the 1800s. (
  • Established in 2010, VIP Sports Photos has provided prompt, professional, & FREE shipping direct to consumers from our retail showrooms, distribution centers and fulfillment partners for more than a decade. (
  • The fact that the leagues are carefully planned out and there is a race for a championship is what keeps the audience interested and contributes to the success of the sport. (
  • Here in the US, the fall football season is in full swing, and the playoffs for a number of other sports are well underway. (
  • For example, how PFF leverages millions of data points from football games to uncover never-before-seen metrics that change how everyone experiences the sport. (
  • WFTV sports anchors Joe Kepner and Christian Bruey will host 'Drive to December,' which will reveal the brackets for the high school football playoffs. (
  • The popularity of sports has led to the inception of a worldwide governing body for each sport. (
  • Are some sports safer than others? (
  • It sees sports and entertainment venues as a way to spread its message. (
  • Colorado's marquee sports and entertainment facilities join EPA "Greener Venues" partnership [Press Release]. (
  • The appetite for sports resulted in sports only publications like ESPN and Sports Illustrated. (
  • Jared Max , young veteran of WCBS-AM sports, next week is expected to move to 1050 ESPN Radio, presumably to become a weekday show host or co-host. (
  • Technology and the internet age has massively changed the sports journalism space as it is struggling with the same problems that the broader category of print journalism is struggling with, mainly not being able to cover costs due to falling subscriptions. (
  • New forms of internet blogging and tweeting in the current millennium have pushed the boundaries of sports journalism. (
  • [1] Approaching the 20th century, several important changes occurred that lead to the increased saturation of sports journalism in the mainstream . (
  • Brand category leaders can amplify positive impact with sports partnerships. (
  • The Kentucky Derby, first held in 1875 at Churchill Downs racetrack in Louisville, is the longest-running sports event in the United States. (
  • Corresponding author Dr. Brendan Egan, of the School of Health and Human Performance at Dublin City University in Ireland, and colleagues recently reported their findings in the International Journal of Sport Nutrition and Exercise Metabolism . (
  • The Highest-Tech Stadium in Sports Is Pretty Much a Giant Tesla [Article]. (
  • The supervision of the gymnasiums was entrusted to gymnasiarchs, who were public officials responsible for the conduct of sports and games at public festivals and who directed the schools and supervised the competitors. (