Helmet use in winter sport activities – attitude and opinion of neurosurgeons and general population

Carla S. Jung, Klaus Zweckberger, Uta Schick & Andreas W. Unterberg
Objective: During last winter seasons some fatal sport-injuries with severe traumatic brain injury (TBI) prompted major discussions about protective helmet use. Although, ski-helmets reportedly lead to a 60% decrease of risk to incur TBI, little is known about the distribution of helmet users and[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]