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Motocross Injuries: Incidence, Management, and Prevention

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Motocross is a popular global motorcycling sport with the appeal of adventure, excitement, and danger. A 12- year follow-up of motocross athletes and the incidence of injuries was published in 2004; however, the scientific literature regarding the subject is still far from comprehensive. This chapter aims to provide the reader with greater insight into the appeal of motocross, the injury epidemiology, and prevention based upon 30 years experience of sport participation as doctor to the national team.

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Gobbi, A. (2015). Motocross Injuries: Incidence, Management, and Prevention. In: Doral, M.N., Karlsson, J. (eds) Sports Injuries. Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-642-36569-0_266

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