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Series: Medicine and Sport Science
Volume: 58
Published: 18 July 2012
EISBN: 978-3-318-02165-3
... Freefall Convention. 2000-2001J Emerg Med 2005;28:63-68 4. Griffith JD, Hart CL: A summary of US skydiving fatalities. 1993-1999Percept Mot Skills 2002;94:1089-1090 5. Ellitsgaard N: Parachuting injuries: a study of 110,000 sports jumps. Br J Sports Med 1987;21:13-17 6. Hasler RM, Huttner HE...
Book Chapter
Series: Medicine and Sport Science
Volume: 58
Published: 18 July 2012
10.1159/000338720
EISBN: 978-3-318-02165-3
... and BASE jumping is relatively sparse. In contrast, studies evaluating risk in civilian and military skydiving activities have been reported in the past, but technique and equipment have changed. For example, parachute jumping during the 1970s and 1980s was performed with round canopies packed in bulky...
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Series: Medicine and Sport Science
Volume: 58
Published: 18 July 2012
EISBN: 978-3-318-02165-3
... Injury Classification for Mountaineering and Climbing Sports; in No 17.10.05.2010 ed. Bern, Official Standards of the Union Internationale des Associations d’Alpinisme (UIAA), 2010;1-8 22. Knapik JJ, Spiess A, Swedler DI, et al: Systematic review of the parachute ankle brace: injury risk reduction...
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Series: Medicine and Sport Science
Volume: 58
Published: 18 July 2012
10.1159/isbn.978-3-318-02165-3
EISBN: 978-3-318-02165-3
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Series: Medicine and Sport Science
Volume: 58
Published: 18 July 2012
10.1159/000338558
EISBN: 978-3-318-02165-3
... associated with skydiving is ankle injury incurred during landing. Parachute ankle braces were subsequently developed and have been shown to reduce frequency of parachute ankle injuries by about half [ 22 ]. Environmental location provides information on the distribution of injury by where...
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Series: Contributions to Human Development
Volume: 24
Published: 14 November 2011
10.1159/000331032
EISBN: 978-3-8055-9799-9
... kids’, living with the mother while the father remains in the homeland [ Ong, 1999 ; Waters, 2002 ] or as ‘parachute kids’, living with extended or fictive kin while both parents remain in the homeland [ Ong, 1999 ; Zhou, 2009 ]. Another long-documented practice is that of children being sent back...
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Series: Medicine and Sport Science
Volume: 58
Published: 18 July 2012
10.1159/000338581
EISBN: 978-3-318-02165-3
.... Modern hang-glider where the pilot is fixed to a cocoon-like harness suspended from the airframe. Fig. 1. Modern hang-glider where the pilot is fixed to a cocoon-like harness suspended from the airframe. Paragliders are developed from parachutes and are free-flying foot-launched aircraft...
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Series: Contributions to Human Development
Volume: 24
Published: 14 November 2011
EISBN: 978-3-8055-9799-9
.... 21-46New York, NY, New York University Press, 85. Zhou M.: 1998;‘Parachute kids’ in Southern California: The educational experience of Chinese children in transnational families. Educational Policy 12:682-704 ...
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Series: Chemical Immunology and Allergy
Volume: 101
Published: 21 May 2015
10.1159/000371674
EISBN: 978-3-318-02341-1
..., that not all studies in medicine can be evidence based, just like there have been no double-blind, placebo-controlled studies to confirm that parachutes are relatively helpful when leaving an airplane at a high altitude. Likewise, it would be neither easy nor ethical to perform a study in which patients were...
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Series: Contributions to Nephrology
Volume: 184
Published: 11 February 2015
10.1159/000365827
EISBN: 978-3-318-02706-8
... a punch; C = instillation of heparinized saline solution to check the outflow of the vein and enlarge the vein so it can be marked; D = mild outward rotation of the vein; E = running suture inside artery out in parachute technique. Anastomotic technique: surgical telescopes and 6-0 or 7-0 thread...
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Series: Advances in Oto-Rhino-Laryngology
Volume: 69
Published: 07 July 2010
10.1159/000318523
EISBN: 978-3-8055-9471-4
... the patient to carry on with a normal lifestyle. The patient can shower, swim, scuba dive, or parachute out of an airplane. Patients of all ages are not handicapped during their activities. The system can be left on during sleep. Sweating during work or sports does not compromise system function. Patients can...
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Published: 10 July 1989
10.1159/isbn.978-3-318-04352-5
EISBN: 978-3-318-04352-5
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Published: 20 June 2013
10.1159/isbn.978-3-318-02323-7
EISBN: 978-3-318-02323-7
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Series: Pediatric and Adolescent Medicine
Volume: 16
Published: 07 May 2012
10.1159/000332145
EISBN: 978-3-8055-9830-9
... Biliary anastomosis in a case with two bile ducts (above) that are parachuted with absorbable interrupted sutures in a bowel loop after removing redundant mucosa (below). Fig. 6. Technical manoeuvres to prevent complications using partial grafts in paediatric liver transplantation. a Caval...
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Series: Contributions to Human Development
Volume: 24
Published: 14 November 2011
10.1159/isbn.978-3-8055-9799-9
EISBN: 978-3-8055-9799-9
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Series: Modern Trends in Psychiatry
Volume: 28
Published: 27 February 2013
10.1159/000343965
EISBN: 978-3-318-02311-4
... receptors (see above), including TNFα and its receptors [ 1 , 5 , 58 ]. Immobilization stress increases soluble TNFα in the cortex after 1 h [ 55 ]. In humans, a mock interview, parachuting, or other psychological stressors resulted in increased circulating levels of TNFα, and social stress (e.g. social...
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Series: Advances in Cardiology
Volume: 7
Published: 10 March 1972
10.1159/isbn.978-3-318-03073-0
EISBN: 978-3-318-03073-0
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Published: 04 December 1970
10.1159/isbn.978-3-318-05317-3
EISBN: 978-3-318-05317-3
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Series: Medicine and Sport Science
Volume: 33
Published: 23 March 1992
10.1159/isbn.978-3-318-03947-4
EISBN: 978-3-318-03947-4
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Published: 14 August 1985
10.1159/isbn.978-3-318-05061-5
EISBN: 978-3-318-05061-5