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A survey of shinty injuries in the Highlands during 1987-88.
  1. J G Maclean
  1. Orthopaedic Department, Raigmore Hospital, Inverness, Scotland.


    Shinty is an ancient game, related to hurling and hockey, that is played in the Highlands of Scotland. A survey of shinty injuries was carried out during one season. The injury rate and location of injuries is provided. A comparison is made with other ball sports.

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