n South African Journal of Sports Medicine - Risks of injury in youth rugby - what are the issues? : editorial
|Article Title||Risks of injury in youth rugby - what are the issues? : editorial|
|© Publisher:||Health and Medical Publishing Group (HMPG)|
|Journal||South African Journal of Sports Medicine|
|Publication Date||Mar 2015|
A paediatric neurosurgeon wrote an opinion piece for the British Medical Journal on the unknown risks of youth rugby. He explained at the start of the article that he was entitled to an opinion, having spent time 'picking skull fragments out of the contused frontal lobes of a teenage rugby player'. He was also writing in his capacity as a 'rugby parent', having watched the game at close quarters.
Article metrics loading...