Essays about: "Hjärnskakningar"

Found 3 essays containing the word Hjärnskakningar.

  1. 1. Concussions in Ice Hockey : Accident Reconstructions Using Finite Element Simulations

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för kemi, bioteknologi och hälsa (CBH)

    Author : Ekant Mishra; [2019]
    Keywords : Concussion; Ice hockey helmet; Accident reconstruction; FE; HBMs;

    Abstract : Ice hockey, one of the most popular sports in the world, is a contact sport that is always associated with huge risks of traumatic brain injuries (TBIs) resulting from high-velocity impacts. Although technology in player protection equipment has advanced over the years, mild traumatic brain injuries (mTBIs) like concussion remain prevalent. READ MORE

  2. 2. Estimations of 3D velocities from a single camera view in ice hockey

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för kemi, bioteknologi och hälsa (CBH)

    Author : Beatrice Bjering; [2019]
    Keywords : Video analysis; Target tracking; Homography; Concussions; Ice hockey; Videoanalys; Målsökning; Homografi; Hjärnskakningar; Ishockey;

    Abstract : Ice hockey is a contact sport with a high risk of brain injuries such as concussions. This is a serious health concern and there is a need of better understanding of the relationship between the kinematics of the head and concussions. The velocity and the direction of impact are factors that might affect the severity of the concussions. READ MORE

  3. 3. Analysis of concussions in professional ice hockey

    University essay from KTH/Hållfasthetslära (Inst.)

    Author : Jonas Svensson; [2016]
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    Abstract : Head injuries such as concussions is a major problem in full contact sports like ice hockey, these injuries usually leads to rehabilitation and absence from sports as result. This risk in full contact sport is something athletes in these sports must expect, however to gain a better understanding of these injuries and reduce the number concussions would be a great progress. READ MORE