Published in Medical Letter on the CDC and FDA, October 7th, 1996
"Severe bull riding-associated brain and spinal cord injuries and permanent disability among young males" were revealed in a report released on rodeo safety from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) (Morbidity & Mortality Weekly Report (1996;45(37):796-98). "The number of such injuries may increase directly with the popularity of rodeo sports - from July 1992 to July 1995, membership in the Louisiana division of the National High School Rodeo Association (NHSRA) increased 47 percent", according to the...
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