News tagged with traumatic injury

New study: More than 20,000 sledding injuries each year

Although sledding is a popular winter pastime, it can unfortunately lead to serious injury. A new study conducted by the Center for Injury Research and Policy of The Research Institute at Nationwide Children's Hospital found ...

dateAug 23, 2010 in Health
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Building a better safety helmet

Student researchers at Northeastern University have developed the technology for a helmet that could measure the severity of head injuries suffered by fallen skiers or snowboarders and alert first responders to the significance ...

dateJul 13, 2010 in Engineering
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