Tag: Rider safety
Researchers assessed more than 200,000 patients over 20 years.
“Mitigatium” system considers physics and mechanics in protecting the brain.
Researchers learn when concussions can lead to sustained brain damage.
Head injuries “triggers biological processes that burn away for years.”
Initial focus to be on jockey-related concussions.
Helmet “bounty scheme” aims to help riders and safety research.
Nespresso 40-Goal Challenge fundraiser for Polo Players Support Group.
Horse & Hound magazine will work with IJF to raise awareness of its work.
US center gets $16 million to develop device to reanimate paralysed limbs.
Will Smith stars in film on discovery of chronic traumatic encephalopathy.
Researchers develop an online safety web tool for horse stables.
“Potential for lifelong academic and vocational consequences.”
Mechanisms found to restore function and memory after brain Injury.
Serious issues present even after recovery for some concussion sufferers.
“Even mild concussion impacts can cause permanent damage.”
Research on overuse injuries and chronic musculoskeletal complaints.
Injured NZ rider talks of his injury and rehab in in-depth interview.