In-line and roller skating

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At the height of their popularity, roller skating and in-line skating were a major public health concern. Roughly $4 billion dollars were spent in 1997 treating injuries related to these recreational activities. While most of these sports-specific injuries tend to be of the upper extremity, ankle injuries tend to be more severe that require operative treatment.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Gross, CE; DeOrio, JK

Published Date

  • February 8, 2017

Book Title

  • Foot and Ankle Sports Orthopaedics

Start / End Page

  • 497 - 499

International Standard Book Number 13 (ISBN-13)

  • 9783319157344

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1007/978-3-319-15735-1_59

Citation Source

  • Scopus