During your first meeting with an injury attorney after any accident, your lawyer will first want to hear about what happened, and he or she may collect a variety of information from you. The financial fallout from a catastrophic injury makes essential the careful valuation of the claim by an experienced personal injury attorney working with economic and vocational specialists, life care planning specialists, and specialists in rehabilitation medicine.
This supplement, guest edited by Roderick McClure and Karin Mack from the CDC, explores the critical role that new surveillance systems can play across a wide range of injury challenges, with a particular focus on the use of technological tools to improve public health and wellbeing.
Sports Medicine Australia has produced the Injury Fact Sheet Series highlighting prevention and management for 12 common sporting injuries to create healthier, more active communities and assist in reducing obesity and preventing lifestyle diseases.Â Please note these resources are currently only available in hard copy to SMA members and SMA accredited sports trainers.
Spinal injuries are not always apparent so when a person has a motor vehicle accident, penetrating back injury, trauma to the head or neck or if the injury was from falling or diving, an injury to the spine needs to be ruled out as soon as possible.
Each Friday (or 48 hours prior to kickoff for those games not on Sunday), teams once again report injured players’ practice participation status and also designate the probability that each of those players will play in that week’s game (i.e. questionable, doubtful, out).