Tag Archive for ‘helmet safety’

Illustration: Mississippi state capitol dome. Photo: Nagel Photography/Shutterstock.com.

Trauma care funding, scope of practice, and cancer prevention lead state legislative agendas

Summarizes developments in state legislation and identifies the resources available to surgeons who want to participate in regional advocacy efforts.

Statement on general helmet use

The following statement on general helmet usage was developed by the ACS Committee on Trauma through its Subcommittee on Injury Prevention and Control and was approved by the Board of Regents at its June 2016 meeting.

NTDB Alcohol use

BYOB helmet

This month’s column examines the occurrence of bicyclist injuries and the effects of helmets and other protective devices based on information in the NTDB research dataset for 2013.

ACS adds input on policy at AMA House of Delegates meeting

This report summarizes the topics that the College’s delegation addressed at the American Medical Association’s House of Delegates meeting this summer.


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