Removing contact from school rugby. 2016

Pollock AM, Kirkwood G. Removing contact from school rugby will not turn children into couch potatoes. Br J Sports Med. 2016 Apr 19;bjsports-2016-096220. download

Rugby is dangerous. 2015

Pollock AM. Rugby is dangerous – and we’re not doing enough to protect children who play it. The Conversation. 2015.

Rugby injury surveillance. 2015

Freitag A, Kirkwood G, Pollock AM. Rugby injury surveillance and prevention programmes: are they effective? BMJ. 2015;350:h1587. download

Concussion in youth rugby. 2015

Kirkwood G, Parekh N, Ofori-Asenso R, Pollock AM. Concussion in youth rugby union and rugby league: a systematic review. Br J Sports Med 2015;49:506–10. download

Tackling rugby

Sport Collision Injury Collective Chief medical officers correspondence Open letter to secretaries of state for health and for culture, media & sport, 07 February 2021 Open letter to UK CMOs 18 December 2020 SCIC letter to UK CMOs_10 January 2018…

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