High adherence to a neuromuscular injury prevention programme (FIFA 11 ) improves functional balance and reduces injury risk in Canadian youth female football players: a cluster randomised trial
Kathrin Steffen, Carolyn A Emery, Maria Romiti, Jian Kang, Mario Bizzini, Jiri Dvorak, Caroline F Finch, Willem H Meeuwisse
British Journal of Sports Medicine | BMJ PUBLISHING GROUP | Published : 2013
Awarded by NHMRC Principal Research Fellowship
This study was funded by the FIFA Medical Assessment and Research Centre (F-MARC), the Sport Injury Prevention Research Centre at the University of Calgary, supported by the International Olympic Committee Research Centre Award, the Alberta Children's Hospital Research Institute for Child and Maternal Health Professorship in Pediatric Rehabilitation, supported by the Alberta Children's Hospital Foundation, and Alberta Team Osteoarthritis, supported by Alberta Innovates Health Solutions. CF was supported by an NHMRC Principal Research Fellowship (ID: 565900). The Australian Centre for Research into Injury in Sport and its Prevention (ACRISP) is one of the International Research Centres for Prevention of Injury and Protection of Athlete Health supported by the International Olympic Committee (IOC).