Investigating the Mechanisms of Cervical Spine Injury in Rugby Union

Project: UK charity

Research Output

2018

Estimation of cervical spine internal loads with the use of validated bushing elements for sport collisions. Application in the analysis of head impacts in rugby contact events

Silvestros, P., Preatoni, E., Gill, R., Gheduzzi, S., Agostinho Hernandez, B., Holsgrove, T. & Cazzola, D., 2018, Abstract Book of the 8th World Congress of Biomechanics. Dublin, Ireland, 2 p.

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2017

A downward head posture leads to higher cervical spine loading during head-first impacts in simulated rugby tackles

Seminati, E., Preatoni, E., Trewartha, G., Stokes, K., Williams, S. & Cazzola, D., 15 Mar 2017, (Acceptance date) In : British Journal of Sports Medicine. 51, 4, p. 385-386

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Biomechanical loads in rugby union tackling are affected by tackle direction and impact shoulder

Seminati, E., Cazzola, D., Trewartha, G., Williams, S. & Preatoni, E., 3 Apr 2017, (Acceptance date) Proceedings of the 35th International Conference on Biomechanics in Sports (2017) Cologne, Germany, June 13-18, 2017. Vol. 1. p. 540 - 543 4 p.

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Cervical spine injuries: a whole-body musculoskeletal model for the analysis of spinal loading

Cazzola, D., Holsgrove, T. P., Preatoni, E., Gill, H. S. & Trewartha, G., 4 Jan 2017, In : PLoS ONE. 12, 1, p. 1-24 24 p., e0169329.

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20 Citations (Scopus)

Cervical spine loading in misdirected rugby tackles: an integrated in vitro and in silico approach

Seminati, E., Preatoni, E., Trewartha, G., Wallbaum, A. & Cazzola, D., 19 Mar 2017.

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Specific tackling situations affect the biomechanical demands experienced by rugby union players

Seminati, E., Cazzola, D., Preatoni, E. & Trewartha, G., 2017, In : Sports Biomechanics. 16, 1, p. 58-75 18 p.

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Tackle direction and dominant side affect upper body loading during rugby tackles

Seminati, E., Cazzola, D., Preatoni, E., Williams, S., Stokes, K. & Trewartha, G., 15 Mar 2017, (Acceptance date) In : British Journal of Sports Medicine. 51, 4, p. 386

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Upper body loading in rugby union tackling are affected by tackle direction and impact shoulder

Seminati, E., Cazzola, D., Trewartha, G. & Preatoni, E., 19 Apr 2017, (Acceptance date).

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2016

Cervical spine injury mechanism analysis in Rugby Union: Phase 3 report

Trewartha, G., Preatoni, E., Stokes, K., Cazzola, D., Seminati, E., Gill, R., Miles, T., Gheduzzi, S. & Mahmoodi, P., 29 Jul 2016, University of Bath. 154 p.

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2015

Analysis of cervical spine loading in rugby scrummaging: a computer simulation approach

Cazzola, D., Trewartha, G. & Preatoni, E., 2015, Proceedings of the 33st International Conference on Biomechanics in Sports (2015) Poitiers, France, June 29 – July 3, 2015. p. 1085 1087 p.

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Cervical spine injury mechanism analysis in Rugby Union: Phase 2 report

Trewartha, G., Preatoni, E., Stokes, K., Cazzola, D., Seminati, E., Gill, R., Miles, T., Gheduzzi, S. & Mahmoodi, P., 31 Jul 2015, University of Bath. 176 p.

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Evaluation of tackling biomechanics in rugby: video incident analysis and experimental set up

Seminati, E., Cazzola, D., Preatoni, E. & Trewartha, G., 2015, Proceedings of the 33st International Conference on Biomechanics in Sports (2015) Poitiers, France, June 29 – July 3, 2015. p. 555-558

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From measuring to modelling in sport collisions

Preatoni, E., Trewartha, G., Cazzola, D. & Pain, M. TG., 2015, Proceedings of the 33st International Conference on Biomechanics in Sports (2015) Poitiers, France, June 29 – July 3, 2015. p. 1083 1084 p.

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Measuring impacts and informing modelling processes

Trewartha, G., Preatoni, E. & Cazzola, D., 2015, Proceedings of the 33st International Conference on Biomechanics in Sports (2015) Poitiers, France, June 29 – July 3, 2015. p. 1088 1090 p.

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Spinal muscle activity during different rugby scrum engagement procedures

Cazzola, D., Stone, B., Holsgrove, T., Trewartha, G. & Preatoni, E., 2015, Proceedings of the 33st International Conference on Biomechanics in Sports (2015) Poitiers, France, June 29 – July 3, 2015. p. 559 562 p.

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Spinal muscle activity in simulated rugby union scrummaging is affected by different engagement conditions

Cazzola, D., Stone, B., Holsgrove, T., Trewartha, G. & Preatoni, E., 2015, In : Scandinavian Journal of Medicine and Science in Sports. 26, 4, p. 432-440 9 p.

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8 Citations (Scopus)
2014

A novel cervical spine (head/neck) musculoskeletal model for dynamic load analysis during rugby scrummaging

Cazzola, D., Holsgrove, T. P., Preatoni, E., Stokes, K., Gheduzzi, S., Miles, T., Gill, R. & Trewartha, G., Jul 2014, Abstract Book of the 7th World Congress of Biomechanics. Boston, U. S. A., 2 p.

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Cervical spine injury mechanism analysis in Rugby Union: Phase 1 report

Trewartha, G., Preatoni, E., Stokes, K., Cazzola, D., Gill, R., Miles, T., Gheduzzi, S. & Holsgrove, T., Sep 2014, University of Bath. 104 p.

Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned report

Spinal muscle activity in simulated rugby union scrummaging is affected by different engagement conditions

Stone, B., Cazzola, D., McGuigan, P., Holsgrove, T., Gill, R., Gheduzzi, S., Miles, T., Stokes, K., Trewartha, G. & Preatoni, E., 15 Sep 2014, Book of Abstract of the 10th Bath Biomechanics Symposium: Current Issues and Future Opportunities in Orthopaedic Research.

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