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Editors: Ronald Chow, BMSc(C), Michael Borean, BMSc(C), Drew Hollenberg, BMSc(C), Jaclyn Viehweger, BMSc(C), Tharani Anpalagan, BMSc(C) and Anna Rzepka, BMSc(C), Infinitas Research Group, London, Ontario, Canada, and Bicycle Safety & Awareness Club, London, Ontari
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Helmet use can substantially reduce the risks associated with bicycle injuries, as these protective devices can prevent an array of serious facial injuries. A meta-analysis was carried out looking to summarize studies into the helmet use of adolescents and young adults, where the authors found a U-trend between age and helmet use, with the proportion of individuals regularly wearing a helmet declining first and then rising with reference to the progression of age. The increasing trend in young adults has been well-documented in the literature, but few studies have looked into helmet use among adolescents. In this book, produced in collaboration with the Bicycle Safety and Awareness Club in Ontario, Canada, the authors present survey studies conducted in independent schools in North America, looking into bicycle and helmet use of adolescents.(Imprint: Nova)


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Table of Contents:
Preface

Section One: Introduction

Chapter 1. Bicycle and Helmet Use of Adolescents: We Need to Study It Again (pp.3-6)
(Ronald Chow and Joav Merrick)

Chapter 2. Bicycle and Helmet Use: The Survey Instrument (pp.7-14)
(Ronald Chow)

Section Two: Ontario

Chapter 3. Helmet Use of Adolescents at Ashbury College in Ottawa, Canada (pp.15-22)
(Ronald Chow, Michael Borean, Drew Hollenberg, Jaclyn Viehweger, Kendal Young, Andrew Young, Brian Storosko, and Norman Southward)

Chapter 4. Helmet Use of Adolescents at Linden School in Toronto, Canada (pp.23-30)
(Ronald Chow, Michael Borean, Drew Hollenberg, Jaclyn Viehweger, Beth Alexander, and Janice Gladstone)

Chapter 5. Helmet Use of Adolescents at Crestwood Preparatory College in Toronto, Canada (pp.31-40)
(Ronald Chow, Michael Borean, Drew Hollenberg, Jaclyn Viehweger, and Dave Hecock)

Chapter 6. Helmet Use of Adolescents at Elmwood School in Ottawa, Canada (pp.41-50)
(Ronald Chow, Michael Borean, Drew Hollenberg, Jaclyn Viehweger, James Whitehouse, and Cheryl Boughton)

Section Three: British Columbia

Chapter 7. Helmet Use of Adolescents at Aberdeen Hall in Kelowna, Canada (pp.53-60)
(Ronald Chow, Michael Borean, Drew Hollenberg, Jaclyn Viehweger, and Jerry Hesse)

Chapter 8. Helmet Use of Adolescents at Southridge School in Surrey, Canada (pp.61-70)
(Ronald Chow, Michael Borean, Drew Hollenberg, and Jaclyn Viehweger)

Chapter 9. Helmet Use of Adolescents in the Province of British Columbia, Canada (pp.71-78)
(Jaclyn Viehweger, Michael Borean, Drew Hollenberg, Sandro Cuzzetto, and Ronald Chow)

Section Four: United States Of America

Chapter 10. Helmet Use of Adolescents at Avon Old Farms School in Avon, United States (pp.81-90)
(Ronald Chow, Jaclyn Viehweger, Michael Borean, and Drew Hollenberg)

Section Five: Overall

Chapter 11. Bicycle and Helmet Use of Adolescents: A Meta-Analysis (pp.93-108)
(Ronald Chow, Michael Borean, Drew Hollenberg, Jaclyn Viehweger, Tharani Anpalagan, and Anna Rzepka)

Section Six: Acknowledgements

Chapter 12. About the Editors (pp.111-114)

Chapter 13. About Infinitas Research Group, London, Ontario, Canada (pp.115-116)

Chapter 14. About Bicycle Safety and Awareness Club, London, Ontario, Canada (pp.117-118)

Chapter 15. About the National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, Israel (pp.119-124)

Chapter 16. About the book series: “Pediatrics, Child and Adolescent Health” (pp.125-130)

Index (pp.133)

Total Pages: 137

   Series:
      Pediatrics, Child and Adolescent Health (Series Editor: Joav Merrick - National Institute of Child Health and Human Development, Ministry of Social Affairs, Jerusalem)
   Binding: Softcover
   Pub. Date: 2017 - 4th Quarter
   ISBN: 978-1-53612-458-3
   Status: AV
  
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AN Announcing
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PP Page Proofs
FP Final Production
EP Editorial Production
PR At Prepress
AP At Press
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