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Date: 2017
Type: Text
Identifier: http://researchonline.federation.edu.au/vital/access/HandleResolver/1959.17/158052
Description: The Chris Burger Petro Jackson Players’ Fund (CBPJPF) was founded by Morne Du Plessis when his provincial rugby teammate—Chris Burger—was fatally injured during a match (www.playersfund.org.za). The C... More
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Date: 2017
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Identifier: http://researchonline.federation.edu.au/vital/access/HandleResolver/1959.17/158524
Description: Background This study examined a programme of pre-conditioning exercise with subsequent high intensity interval training (HIIT) on blood pressure, echocardiography, cardiac strain mechanics and maxima... More
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Date: 2017
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Identifier: http://researchonline.federation.edu.au/vital/access/HandleResolver/1959.17/159129
Description: Background Cost-benefit analyses have been proposed for determining acceptable risk of injury regarding training and competition participation. Currently, there is no best evidence synthesis of the li... More
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Date: 2017
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Identifier: http://researchonline.federation.edu.au/vital/access/HandleResolver/1959.17/155169
Description: Objectives Based on the trait activation principle, researchers have tested whether personality traits are capable of predicting sport performance (under pressure). Typically, however, these investiga... More
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Date: 2017
Type: Text
Identifier: http://researchonline.federation.edu.au/vital/access/HandleResolver/1959.17/158129
Description: BACKGROUND: The promotion of active and healthy ageing is becoming increasingly important as the population ages. Physical activity (PA) significantly reduces all-cause mortality and contributes to th... More
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Date: 2017
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Identifier: http://researchonline.federation.edu.au/vital/access/HandleResolver/1959.17/157528
Description: Background: The promotion of active and healthy ageing is becoming increasingly important as the population ages. Physical activity (PA) significantly reduces all-cause mortality and contributes to th... More
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Date: 2017
Type: Text
Identifier: http://researchonline.federation.edu.au/vital/access/HandleResolver/1959.17/157849
Description: The purpose of this paper is to summarise the methodology for the 5th International Consensus Conference on Concussion in Sport. The 18 months of preparation included engagement of a scientific commit... More
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Authors: Finch, Caroline
Date: 2017
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Identifier: http://researchonline.federation.edu.au/vital/access/HandleResolver/1959.17/154631
Description: It is now widely recognised that it is important to involve a full range of stakeholders and other research end-users, from the outset when designing and implementing prevention programmes. As long ag... More
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Date: 2016
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Identifier: http://researchonline.federation.edu.au/vital/access/HandleResolver/1959.17/154167
Description: Despite the improved quality of synthetic turf surfaces, players are still expressing their discontent with the perceived greater risk of sustaining abrasion injuries on them relative to natural turf.... More
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Date: 2016
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Identifier: http://researchonline.federation.edu.au/vital/access/HandleResolver/1959.17/102199
Description: Aim: This study aimed to determine factors associated with the implementation by employers of the practice of offering reduced working hours for workers nearing retirement. Methods: Data came from a s... More
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Date: 2016
Type: Text
Identifier: http://researchonline.federation.edu.au/vital/access/HandleResolver/1959.17/101245
Description: Preventing sports injuries requires behaviour change. Observational learning, or role modelling, is one way to develop self-efficacy, a key behavioural determinant. This premise underpins the social c... More
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Date: 2016
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Identifier: http://researchonline.federation.edu.au/vital/access/HandleResolver/1959.17/157299
Description: INTRODUCTION AND AIMS: Exposure to alcohol advertising is associated with greater alcohol consumption in children and adolescents, and alcohol advertising is common in Australian sport. We examine chi... More
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Date: 2016
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Identifier: http://researchonline.federation.edu.au/vital/access/HandleResolver/1959.17/154350
Description: Background: The purpose of this study is to increase our understanding of environmental correlates that are associated with route choice during active transportation to school (ATS) by comparing chara... More
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Date: 2016
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Identifier: http://researchonline.federation.edu.au/vital/access/HandleResolver/1959.17/154623
Description: The South African Rugby Union launched the BokSmart nationwide injury prevention programme to reduce rugby-related catastrophic injuries. The aim of this qualitative study was to evaluate the coaches ... More
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