Fatal athletic injuries

D. A. Hawley, J. E. Pless, B. F. Waller, S. T. Vakili

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Abstract

Death during athletic training or competition often brings public media attention. Recent endeavors to attract amateur athletic competitions to Marion County, Indiana prompted a review of athletic fatalities.Trauma during training, arteriosclerotic heart disease, and congenital heart defects cause most fatalities. A prospective study has been initiated to investigate and document these deaths.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)277-279
Number of pages3
JournalAmerican Journal of Forensic Medicine and Pathology
Volume8
Issue number4
StatePublished - 1987

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Athletic Injuries
Sports
death
amateur
heart disease
trauma
Congenital Heart Defects
cause
Heart Diseases
Prospective Studies
Wounds and Injuries

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  • Medicine (miscellaneous)
  • Pathology and Forensic Medicine
  • Law

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Hawley, D. A., Pless, J. E., Waller, B. F., & Vakili, S. T. (1987). Fatal athletic injuries. American Journal of Forensic Medicine and Pathology, 8(4), 277-279.

Fatal athletic injuries. / Hawley, D. A.; Pless, J. E.; Waller, B. F.; Vakili, S. T.

In: American Journal of Forensic Medicine and Pathology, Vol. 8, No. 4, 1987, p. 277-279.

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Hawley, DA, Pless, JE, Waller, BF & Vakili, ST 1987, 'Fatal athletic injuries', American Journal of Forensic Medicine and Pathology, vol. 8, no. 4, pp. 277-279.
Hawley DA, Pless JE, Waller BF, Vakili ST. Fatal athletic injuries. American Journal of Forensic Medicine and Pathology. 1987;8(4):277-279.
Hawley, D. A. ; Pless, J. E. ; Waller, B. F. ; Vakili, S. T. / Fatal athletic injuries. In: American Journal of Forensic Medicine and Pathology. 1987 ; Vol. 8, No. 4. pp. 277-279.
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