Epidemiology of snow sport injuries: The need of speaking the same language

Athanasios Zacharopoulos
Epidemiology is the study of the frequency and determinants of trauma or disease. Epidemiologic studies describe the patterns of injury or disease, relate the patterns of injury occurrence to causative factors, gain insight into the ways of decreasing injury or disease and also have important applications[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]