Cycling Related Injuries on the Rise in Vancouver

by Rajashri on  June 10, 2009 at 1:25 AM Lifestyle News
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 Cycling Related Injuries on the Rise in Vancouver
A UBC study has reported that more than 670 adult cyclists suffered from injuries while cycling and had to be admitted into emergency wards between June 2008 and March 2009.
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Kay Teschke, UBC professor and leader of the study, revealed that more than one in ten cyclists had to stay overnight at the hospital as the injuries were severe.

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These findings are based on the assessment of 1,100 cyclists who have been injured in Toronto and Vancouver in the said period.



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