Mechanism of concussion in sports

Mechanism of Concussion in Sports (Conference) (2012 : Atlanta, Ga.)


  • Mechanism of Concussion in Sports (Conference) (2012 : Atlanta, Ga.)


  • This compilation ... contains peer-reviewed papers that were presented at a symposium held November 13, 2012 in Atlanta, GA, USA. The symposium was sponsored by ASTM International Committee F08 on Sports Equipment, Playing Surfaces, and Facilities and Subcommittee F08.51 on Medical Aspects and Biomechanics, in cooperation with the Hockey Equipment Certification Council (HECC) and USA Hockey"--Foreword.
  • "2012 Symposium titled 'The Mechanism of Concussion in Sports'"--Page vii.
  • "Printed ... May, 2014"--Title page verso.
  • Includes bibliographical references and indexes.


  • Overview -- Understanding concussive forces: Comparative analysis for the measurement of head accelerations in ice hockey helmets using non-accelerometer based systems / S. Foreman and D. Crossman ; The influence of striker cap size on the dynamic response of a Hybrid III Headform / L. E. Dawson, R. A. Oeur, and T. B. Hoshizaki ; The influence of impactor mass on the dynamic response of the Hybrid III Headform and brain tissue deformation / C. M. Karton, T. B. Hoshizaki, and M. D. Gilchrist ; The effects of player anticipation and involvement on head impact biomechanics in college football body collisions / J. P. Mihalik, K. F. Moise, K. E. Ocwieja, K. M. Guskiewicz, and J. K. Register-Mihalik ; The influence of impact angle on the dynamic response of a Hybrid III Headform and brain tissue deformation / A. Oeur, T. B. Hoshizaki, and M. D. Gilchrist -- Techniques to decrease concussive forces: Performance criteria for a child-specific helmet / P. J. Bishop, M. Kendall, A. Post, and B. Hoshizaki ; Development of an advanced football helmet to provide increased protection against concussion / D. M. Dressier, C. R. Dennison, and P. A. Cripton ; Impact attenuation values and prevention of head injuries on sports fields : do athletes deserve protection the same as or better than in an automobile crash? / R. Huber ; The analysis of a helmeted human head under ballistic impact loads / M. Salimi Jazi, A. Rezaei, G. Karami, F. Azarmi, and M. Ziejewski ; The effect of shoulder pad design on reducing peak resultant linear and rotational acceleration in shoulder-to-head impacts / M. Kendall, A. Post, P. Rousseau, and T. B. Hoshizaki ; Helmet shape and size considerations in short track speed skating crash pad impacts / S. Maw, A. Morris, and A. Clarke ; Evaluation of dynamic response and brain deformation metrics for a helmeted and non-helmeted Hybrid III Headform using a monorail centric/non-centric protocol / K. Nishizaki, W. Marino, T. B. Hoshizaki, A. Post, A. Oeur, E. S. Walsh, M. D. Gilchrist, and M. Kendall ; Incidence rate of sport-related traumatic brain injury diagnoses in the general population : an analysis of emergency department visits in 2001 and 2010 / K. A. Rodowicz and H. Watson ; For ASTM F-08 : protective capacity of ice hockey player helmets against puck impacts / P. Rousseau, T. B. Hoshizaki, and M. D. Gilchrist ; Epidemiology of ice hockey injury research using reliable exposure time software / C. P. Twardowski, A. M. Smith, D. V. Gaz, D. R. Larson, and M. J. Stuart -- Injury field data and coaching/training techniques: Catastrophic ice hockey registry : USA Hockey and Mayo Clinic / D. V. Gaz and M. J. Stuart ; Hockey education program : fair play implementation issues and a feasible solution / A. M. Smith, C. Twardowski, D. V. Gaz, D. Margenau, and M. J. Stuart
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