Injury Prevention in Northern Day Care Centres

Pauktuutit has written a fantastic chapter on injury prevention for the Quality Practices for Inuit ECE/ Day Care Centres manual. It is highly practical and easy to read. It has been translated into two Inuktitut dialects and disseminated to all … Continue reading

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Burden of Injury recruitment success

To date, the Burden of Injury study has recruited 142 participants. We are pleased to have reached more than 50% of our final goal of 240 participants. We have had great success recruiting at the emergency department (82% of total … Continue reading

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Snowboard Terrain Park Study Completed

Kelly Russell, Brent Hagel, and their team have completed a study examining injury rates and risk factors for snowboard terrain park injuries.  During two winter seasons, there were 344 injuries and the overall injury rate was 0.75 injuries per 1000 … Continue reading

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