oa South African Journal of Sports Medicine - Noakes notes: for Chris Burger
|Article Title||Noakes notes: for Chris Burger|
|© Publisher:||Health and Medical Publishing Group (HMPG)|
|Journal||South African Journal of Sports Medicine|
|Affiliations||1 Sport Science Laboratory, Department of Medicine, University of Cape Town|
|Publication Date||Jan 1982|
|Pages||11 - 13|
|Keyword(s)||Attention to equipment, Cervical spine injuries, Collapsing scrum, Evaluation, High neck tackle, Insurance cover, National register of catastrophic injuries, Official rule changes, Paraplegia, Pre-season conditioning programmes, Rugby neck injuries and Sports medicine education|
Controversy and instant experts thrive on a common nutrient ï¿½ inadequate data. And if there is one fact emphasized by the fatal event of Chris Burger's death, it is that the data we have on South African rugby injuries in general, and on catastrophic neck injuries in particular, are shamefully meagre.
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