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Carolyn Emery

Carolyn Emery is the associate dean of research and an associate professor for the University of Calgary’s Faculty of Kinesiology. She also holds a joint appointment a professor in the Departments of Paediatrics and Community Health Sciences, Cummings School of Medicine. She is a member of Hotchkiss Brain Institute, Alberta Children’s Hospital Research Institute, McCaig Institute for Bone and Joint Health and O’Brien Institute for Public Health. Her research fields include sport injury epidemiology, sport injury prevention, and rehabilitation outcome measurements in sport medicine.

Peer-reviewed publications

Hamstra-Wright K, Earl Boehm JE, Lori Bolgla , Emery CA, Ferber R. Patient-Reported Outcomes Remain Improved 6-Months Post Patellofemoral Pain Rehabilitation. Journal of Sport Rehabilitation. 2016 (in press)

Blauwet CA, Cushman D, Emery C, Willick SE, Webborn N, Derman W, et al. The risk of injuries in Paralympic Athletics differs by impairment and event discipline: A prospective cohort study at the London 2012 Paralympic Games. Am J Sports Med. 2016. (in press)

Richmond SA, Williams D, Doyle-Baker PK, Emery, CA. School-Based Obesity Prevention Programs in Adolescents: A Systematic Review of the Literature. Health Behavior and Policy Review. 2015 (in press)

Marshall D, Lopatina E, Lacny S, Emery CA. Economic impact of a neuromuscular training prevention strategy to reduce injuries in youth soccer. Br J Sports Med December 2015 (in press)

Emery CA, Barlow KM, Max JE, Villavicencio-Requis A, Gnanakumar V, Robertson HL, Schneider K, Yeates KO. A systematic review of psychiatric, psychological, and behavioural outcomes following mild traumatic brain injury in children and adolescents. J of Psychiatry 2015 (in press)

Kenny SJ, Whittaker JL, Emery CA. Risk factors for musculoskeletal injury in pre-professional dancers: a systematic review. Br J Sports Med. 2015 Nov 30. pii: bjsports-2015-095121. doi: 10.1136/bjsports-2015-095121

Ezzat AM, Schneeberg A, Koehoorn M, Emery CA. The Association Between Body Composition and Sport Injury in Canadian Adolescents. Physiotherapy Canada. Accepted December 4 2015.

Black A, Macpherson A, Hagel B, Romiti M, Palacios-Derflingher L, J Kang, Meeuwisse WH, Emery CA. Policy change eliminating body checking in non-elite ice hockey leads to a threefold reduction in injury and concussion risk in 11 and 12 year old players. Br J Sports Med 2016;50:55-61 doi:10.1136/bjsports-2015-095103

Willick SE, Cushman D, Blauwet CA, Webborn N, Derman W, Emery C, Schwellnus M. The Epidemiology of Injuries in Paralympic Powerlifting at the London 2012 Paralympic Games: an analysis of 1411 athlete-days. Scand J Med Sci Sports. October 2015 ePub ahead of print. doi: 10.1111/sms.12554

Webborn N, Cushman DM, Blauwet CA, Emery CA, Derman W, Schwellnus M, Stomphorst J, Van de Vliet P, Willick SE. The Epidemiology of Injuries in Football at the London 2012 Paralympic Games. PM&R Journal. 2015 Oct 30; pii: S1934-1482(15)01033-3. doi: 10.1016/j.pmrj.2015.09.025.

Blake T, Emery CA. The impact of concussion on cardiac autonomic function: A systematic review. Brain Injury. 2015 Dec 15:1-14. [Epub ahead of print] ;doi: 10.3109/02699052.2015.1093659 .

Ezzat AM, Brussoni M, Whittaker J, Emery C. The Impact of Knee Joint Injury on Young Adults’ Perspectives of Physical Activity and Osteoarthritis. Orthopaedic Division Review. 2015; 28(1).

Little CE, Emery C, Black A, Scott SH, Meeuwisse W, Nettel-Aguirre A, Benson B, Dukelow S. Test-retest reliability of KINARM robot sensorimotor and cognitive assessment: in pediatric ice hockey players. J Neuroeng Rehabil. 2015;12(1):78. doi: 10.1186/s12984-015-0070-0.

Bergeron MF, Mountjoy M, Armstrong N, Chia M, Côté J, Emery CA, Faigenbaum A, Hall G, Kriemler S, Léglise M, Malina RM, Pensgaard AM, Sanchez A, Soligard T, Sundgot-Borgen J, van Mechelen W, Weissensteiner JR and Engebretsen L. International Olympic Committee Consensus Statement on Youth Athletic Development. Br J Sports Med 2015; 49(13):843-51. 10.1136/bjsports-2015-094962

Emery CA, Roy TO, Whittaker JL, Nettel-Aguirre A, Mechelen W. Neuromuscular training injury prevention strategies in youth sport: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Br J Sports Med, 2015; 49(13):865-70. doi:10.1136/bjsports-2015-094639.

Baltich J, Whittaker J, von Tscharner V, Nettel-Aguirre A, Nigg BM, Emery C. The impact of previous knee injury on force plate and field-based measures of balance. Clinical Biomechanics 2015; doi: 10.106/j.clinbiomech.2015.06.005

Emery CA, Eustergerling M. Risk factors for injuries in competitive Irish dancers enrolled in dance schools in Calgary, Canada. Med Probl Perform Art 2015; 30(1):26-9.

Emery CA, Roos EM, Verhagen E, Finch CF, Bennell K, Story B, Spindler K, Kemp J, Lohmander S. OARSI Clinical Trials Recommendations: Design and conduct of clinical trials for primary prevention of osteoarthritis by joint injury prevention in sport and recreation. Osteoarthritis and Cartilage 2015; 23(5):815-825. doi: 10.1016/j.joca.2015.03.009.

Whittaker JL, Woodhouse L, Nettel-Aguirre A, Emery CA. Outcomes associated with early post-traumatic osteoarthritis and other negative health consequences 3-10 years post knee joint injury in youth sport. Osteoarthritis and Cartilage. 2015; 23(7):1122-9. doi 10.1016/j.joca.2015.02.021.

Whittaker JL, Small C, Maffey L, Emery CA. Risk factors for groin injury in sport: An updated systematic review. Br J Sports Med. 2015; 49(12):803-809. doi: 10.1136/bjsports-2014-094287.

Smith AM, Stuart MJ, Dodick DW, Roberts WO, Alford PW, Ashare AB, Aubrey M, Benson BW, Burke CJ, Dick R, Eickhoff C, Emery CA, Flashman LA, Gaz D, Giza CC, Greenwald RM, Herring S, Hoshizaki TB, Hudziak JJ, Huston III J, Krause D, LaVoi N, Leaf M, Leddy JJ, MacPherson A, McKee AC, Mihalik JP, Moessner AM, Montelpare WJ, Putukian M, Schneider KJ, Szalkowski R, Tabrum M, Whitehead J, Wiese-Bjornstal DM. Ice Hockey Summit II: Zero Tolerance for Head Hits and Fighting. Simultaneous publication:

Current Sports Med Reports, 2015 Mar-Apr; 14(2):135-44. doi: 10.1249/JSR.0000000000000132

Clinical Journal of Sports Medicine, 2015; 25(2):78-87. doi: 10.1097/JSM.0000000000000195

Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, 2015 Mar; 7(3):283-95. doi: 10.1016/j.pmrj.2015.02.002.

Pohl M, Kendall K, Patel C, Wiley JP, Emery C, Ferber R. Experimentally reduced hip-abductor muscle strength and frontal-plane biomechanics during walking. J Athl Train 2015 Apr; 50(4):385-91. doi: 10.4085/1062-6050-49.5.07.

Ferber R, Bolgla L, Earl-Boehm JE, Emery C, Hamstra-Wright K. Strengthening of the Hip and Core Versus Knee Muscles for the Treatment of Patellofemoral Pain: A Multicenter, Randomized Controlled Trial. J Athl Train; 2015 Apr; 50(4):366-77. doi: 10.4085/1062-6050-49.3.70.

Woollings K, McKay CD, Kang J, Meeuwisse WH, Emery CA. Incidence, mechanism and risk factors for injury in youth rock climbers. Br J Sports Med 2015; 49:44-50. doi:10.1136/bjsports-2014-094067.

Woollings K, McKay CD, Emery CA. Risk factors for injury in sport climbing and bouldering: A systematic review of the literature. Br J Sports Med 2015; 49(17):1094-9. doi: 10.1136/bjsports-2014-094372.

Bolgla L, Earl-Boehm J, Emery C, Hamstra-Wright K, Ferber R. Comparison of hip and knee strength in males with and without patellofemoral pain. Phys Ther Sport 2015; 16(3):215-221. doi: 10.1016/j.ptsp.2014.11.001.

Baltich J, Emery CA, Stefanyshyn D, Nigg BM. The effects of isolated ankle strengthening and functional balance training on strength, running mechanics, postural control and injury prevention in novice runners: design of a randomized controlled trial. BMC Musculoskelet Disord 2014; 15(1):407. doi: 10.1186/1471-2474-15-407.

McKay CD, Meeuwisse WH, Emery CA. Informing body checking policy in youth ice hockey in Canada: A discussion meeting with researchers and community stakeholders. Can J Pub Health 2014; 105(6):e445-9.

Kendall KD, Emery CA, Wiley JP, Ferber R. The effect of the addition of hip strengthening exercises to a lumbopelvic exercise programme for the treatment of non-specific low back pain: A randomized controlled trial. J Sci Med Sport 2014. [Epub ahead of print] doi: 10.1016/j.jsams.2014.11.006.

Whittaker J, Emery CA. Impact of the FIFA 11+ on the structure of select muscles in adolescent female soccer players. Physical Therapy in Sport 2015; 16(3):228-35. doi: 10.1016/j.ptsp.2014.10.007.

Engebretsen L, Bahr R, Cook JL, Derman W, Emery CA, Finch CF, Meeuwisse WH, Schwellnus M, Steffen K. The IOC Centres of Excellence bring prevention to Sports Medicine. Review. Br J Sports Med 2014; 48(17):1270-1275. doi: 10.1136/bjsports-2014-093992.

Lacny SL, Marshall DA, Currie G, Kulin NA, Meeuwisse WH, Kang J, Emery CA. Reality check: the cost-effectiveness of removing body checking from youth ice hockey. Br J Sports Med 2014; 48(17):1299-305. doi: 10.1136/bjsports-2014-093493.

McKay CD, Steffen K, Romiti M, Finch CF, Emery CA. The effect of coach and player injury knowledge, attitudes and beliefs on adherence to the FIFA 11+programme in female youth soccer. Br J Sports Med 2014; 48(17):1281-6. doi: 10.1136/bjsports-2014-093543.

Kang K, Yuan Y, Emery C. Assessing remedies for missing weekly individual exposure in sport injury studies. Inj Prev. 2014; 20(3):177-82. doi: 10.1136/injuryprev-2012-040537.

Whittaker J, Emery CA. Sonographic Measures of the Gluteus Medius, Gluteus Minimus, and Vastus Mediallis Muscles. J Orthop Sports Phys Ther. 2014; 44(8):627-32. doi: 10.2519/jospt.2014.5315.

McKay CD, Schneider, KJ, Brooks BL, Mrazik M, Emery CA. Baseline evaluation in youth ice hockey players: Comparing methods for documenting prior concussions and attention or learning disorders. Journal of Orthopaedic & Sports Physical Therapy 2014; 44(5):329-35. doi: 10.2519/jospt.2014.5053.

Schneider GM, Jull G, Thomas K, Smith A, Emery C, Faris P, Cook C, Frizzell B, Salo P. Derivation of a clinical decision guide in the diagnosis of cervical facet joint pain. Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 2014; 95(9):1695-701. doi: 10.1016/j.apmr.2014.02.026.

McKay CD, Brooks BK, Mrazik M, Jubinville AL, Emery CA. Psychometric properties and reference values for the ImPACT neurocognitive test battery in a sample of elite youth ice hockey. Arch Clin Neuropsychol. 2014; 29(2):141-51. doi: 10.1093/arclin/act116.

Brooks BL, Mrazik M, Barlow KM, McKay CD, Meeuwisse WH, Emery CA. Absence of differences between male and female adolescents with prior sport concussion. Journal of Head Trauma Rehabilitation 2014; 29(3):257-64. doi: 10.1097/HTR.0000000000000016.

Webborn N, Emery C. Descriptive Epidemiology of Paralympic Sports Injuries. PM&R 2014; 6:S18-S22. doi: 10.1016/j.pmrj.2014.06.003.

Russell K, Meeuwisse W, Nettel-Aguirre A, Emery CA, Gushue S, Wishart J, Romanow N, Rowe BH, Goulet C, Hagel BE. Listening to a personal music player is associated with fewer but more serious injuries among snowboarders in a terrain park: a case-control study. Br J Sports Med 2015; 49(1):62-6. doi: 10.1136/bjsports-2014-093487.

Barlow KM, Brooks BL, MacMaster FP, Kirton A, Seeger T, Esser M, Crawford S, Nettel-Aguirre A, Zemek R, Angelo M, Kirk V, Emery CA, Johnson D, Hill MD, Buchhalter J, Turley B, Richer L, Platt R, Hutchison J, Dewey D. A double-blind, placebo-controlled intervention trial of 3 and 10 mg sublingual melatonin for post-concussion syndrome in youths (PLAYGAME): study protocol for a randomized controlled trial. Trials 2014; 15:271. doi:10.1186/1745-6215-15-271.

Russell K, Meeuwisse W, Nettel-Aguirre A, Emery CA, Wishart J, Romanow NT, Rowe BH, Goulet C, Hagel BE. Feature-specific terrain park injury rates and risk factors in snowboarders: a case-control study. Br J Sports Med 2014; 48(1):23-8. doi: 10.1136/bjsports-2012-091912.

Decloe M, Emery CA, Hagel B, Meeuwisse WH. Injury rates, types, mechanisms and risk factors in female youth ice hockey. Br J Sports Med 2014; 48(1):51-6. doi: 10.1136/bjsports-2012-091653.

Schneider K, Meeuwisse WH, Boyd L, Barlow K, Nettel-Aguirre A, Kang J, Emery CA. Cervicovestibular rehabilitation in sport-related concussion: a randomised controlled trial. Br J Sports Med 2014; 48(17):1294-8. doi: 10.1136/bjsports-2013-093267.

Russell K, Meeuwisse WH, Nettel-Aguirre A, Emery CA, Wishart J, Rowe BH, Romanow N, Goulet C, Hagel BE. Comparing the characteristics of snowboarders injured in a terrain park who present to the ski patrol, the emergency department or both. Int J Inj Contr Saf Promot. 2014; 21(3):244-51. doi: 10.1080/17457300.2013.812665.

Richmond S, McKay CD, Emery CA. Knowledge translation in sport injury prevention research: An example in youth ice hockey in Canada. Invited editorial. Br J Sports Med 2014; 48(12):941-2. doi: 10.1136/bjsports-2012-091921.

Richmond S, Kang J, Emery CA. Is body mass index a risk factor for sport injury in adolescents? J Sci Med Sport 2013; 16(5):401-405. doi: 10.1016/j.jsams.2012.11.898.

Brooks B, McKay CD, Mrazik M, Barlow K, Meeuwisse WH, Emery CA. Subjective, but not objective, lingering effects of multiple past concussions in adolescents. Journal of Neurotrauma 2013; 30(17): 1469-75. doi: 10.1089/neu.2012.2720.

Trottier N, Gagnon I, Wiley P, Graham H, Lessard S, Emery CA. Use of the 3D surface scanner for deformational plagiocephaly measurement. Journal of Physical Therapy 2014; 8(2): 51-63

Richmond S, Fukuchi R, Ezzat A, Schneider K, Schneider G, Emery CA. Are joint injury, sport activity, physical activity, obesity, or occupational activities predictors for osteoarthritis? A systematic review. J Orthop Sports Phys Ther 2013; 43(8):515-B19. doi: 10.2519/jospt.2013.4796.

Schneider G, Jull G, Thomas K, Smith A, Emery C, Faris P, Schneider K, Salo Paul. Intrarater and Interrater Reliability of Select Clinical Tests in Patients Referred for Diagnostic Facet Joint Blocks in the Cervical Spine. Arch Phys Med Rehabil 2013; 94(8):1628-34. doi: 10.1016/j.apmr.2013.02.015.

Schneider KJ, Meeuwisse WH, Kang J, Schneider GM, Emery CA. Preseason Reports of Neck Pain, Dizziness, and Headache as Risk Factors for Concussion in Male Youth Ice Hockey Players. Clin J Sport Med 2013; 23(4):267-272. doi: 10.1097/JSM.0b013e318281f09f.

Steffen K, Meeuwisse W, Romiti M, Kang J, McKay C, Bizzini M, Dvorak J, Finch C, Myklebust G, Emery C. Evaluation of how different implementation strategies of an injury prevention program (FIFA 11+) impact team adherence and injury risk in Canadian female youth football players – a cluster-randomized trial. British Journal of Sports Medicine 2013; 47(8):480-487. doi: 10.1136/bjsports-2012-091887.

Steffen K, Emery CA, Romiti M, Kang J, Bizzini M, Dvorak J, Finch CF, Meeuwisse WH. 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 randomized trial. Br J Sports Med 2013 Aug; 47(12):794-802. doi: 10.1136/bjsports-2012-091886.

Schneider KJ, Iverson GL, Emery CA, McCrory P, Herring SA, Meeuwisse WH. The Effects of Rest and Treatment Following Sport-Related Concussion: A Systematic Review of the Literature. Br J Sports Med 2013; 47(5):304-7. doi: 10.1136/bjsports-2013-092190.

Willick S, Webborn N, Emery CA, Blauwet C, Pitt-Grosheide P, Stomphorst J, Van de Vliet P, Patino Marques NA, Martinez-Ferrer JO, Jordaan E, Derman W, Schwellnus M. The Epidemiology of Injuries at the London 2012 Paralympic Games. Br J Sports Med 2013; 47(7):426-32.

Schwellnus M, Derman W, Jordaan E, Blauwet C, Emery C, Pit-Grosheide P, Patino Marques N, Martinez-Ferrer O, Stomphorst J, Van de Vliet P, Webborn N, Willick S. Factors associated with illness in athletes participating in the London 2012 Paralympic Games: a prospective cohort study involving 49,910 athlete-days. Br J Sports Med 2013; 47(7):433-40.

Derman W, Schwellnus M, Jordaan E, Blauwet CA, Emery C, Pit-Grosheide P, Marques NA, Martinez-Ferrer O, Stomphorst J, Van de Vliet P, Webborn N, Willick SE. Illness and injury in athletes during the competition period at the London 2012 Paralympic Games: development and implementation of a web-based surveillance system (WEB-IISS) for team medical staff. Br J Sports Med. 2013 May; 47(7):420-5.

Virji-Babul N, Borich M, Makan N, Moore T, Frew K, Emery CA, Boyd L. Diffusion tensor imaging of sports-related concussion in adolescents. Pediatric Neurology 2013; 48:24-29.

Russell K, Meeuwisse W, Nettel-Aguirre A, Emery CA, Wishart J, Romanow NT, Rowe BH, Goulet C, Hagel BE. Characteristics of injuries sustained by snowboarders in a terrain park. Clin J Sport Med 2013; 23(3):172-177. doi: 10.1097/JSM.0b013e31827bd918.

Kendall KD, Patel C, Wiley JP, Pohl MB, Emery CA, Ferber R. Steps towards the validation of the Trendelenburg Test: The effect of experimentally reduced hip abductor muscle function on frontal plane mechanics Clin J Sport Med 2013 Jan; 23(1):45-51

Orr B, Brown C, Hemsing J, McCormick, Pound S, Otto D, Emery CA, Beaupre L. Female soccer knee injury: Observed knowledge gaps in injury prevention among players/parents/coaches and current evidence (the KNOW study). Scand J Med Sci Spor 2013; 23:271–280. doi: 10.1111/j.1600-0838.2011.01381.x

Kang J, Hagel B, Emery CA, Senger T, Meeuwisse WH. Assessing the Representativeness of Canadian Hospitals Injury Reporting and Prevention Program (CHIRPP) Sport and Recreational Injury Data in Calgary, Canada. International Journal of Injury Control and Safety Promotion Available 2013 20(1): 19-26, doi:10.1080/17457300.2012.656315.

Houghton KM and Emery CA. Body checking in youth ice hockey. Paediatric and Child Health 2012; 17(9):509.

McKay C, Campbell T, Meeuwisse W, Emery C. The role of psychosocial risk factors for injury in elite youth ice hockey. Clinical Journal of Sport Medicine 2012-May 23 (3): 216-21

Blake T, Hagel BE, Emery CA. Does Intentional or Unintentional Contact in Youth Ice Hockey Result in More Injuries? Editorial. Sport Medicine Journal Club. Clin J Sport Med 2012; 22(4):377-378.

Malenfant S, Goulet C, Nadeau L, Hamel D, Emery CA. The incidence of behaviours associated with body checking among youth ice hockey players. J Sci Med Sport 2012; 15(5):463-7

Webborn N, Willick S, Emery CA. The injury experience at the 2010 winter Paralympic Games. Clin J Sport Med 2012; 22:3-9.

Keats M, Emery CA, Finch C. Are we having fun yet? Fostering adherence to injury preventive exercise recommendations in young athletes. Sports Medicine 2012; 42: 175-184.

Emery CA. Identifying risk factors for injury in sport: A daunting task. Commentary. Clin J Sport Med 2012. 22:75-77.

Hamilton G, Shrier I, Emery CA, Meeuwisse WH. Examining the effect of the injury definition on risk factor analysis in circus artists. Scand J Med Sci Spor 2012 22(3):330-334. doi: 10.1111/j.1600-0838.2010.01245.x.

Emery CA, Kang J, Schneider K, Meeuwisse WH. Risk of injury and concussion associated with team performance and penalty minutes in competitive youth ice hockey. Br J Sports Med 2011; 45:1289–1293.

Smith A, Stuart M, Greenwald R, Benson B, Dodick D, Emery C, Finnoff J, Mihalik J, Roberts W, Sullivan CA, Meeuwisse W. Concussions in ice hockey. A position paper and call to action. Concurrent publication of position paper: • Clin J Sport Med 2011 21:281–287. doi: 10.1097/JSM.0b013e318225bc15

  • Curr Sports Med Rep. 2011 Jul; 10(4):233-239. doi: 10.1249/JSR.0b013e318224624a
  • Am J Phys Med Rehabil. 2011 Aug; 90(8):694-703. doi: 10.1097/PHM.0b013e318224736b
  • Clin Neuropsychol. 2011 Jul; 25(5):689-701. doi: 10.1080/13854046.2011.586561
  • PM&R. 2011 Jul; 3(7):605-612. doi 10.1016/j.pmrj.2011.05.013.

Hamilton G, Meeuwisse WH, Emery CA, Shrier I. Subsequent injury definition, classification and consequence. Clin J Sport Med 2011; 21(6):508-14.

Emery CA, Kang J, Shrier I, Goulet C, Hagel B, Benson B, Nettel-Aguirre A, McAllister J, Meeuwisse WH. The risk of injury associated with body checking experience in youth ice hockey players CMAJ 2011; 183(11):1249-1256.

Hamilton G, Shrier I, Emery CA, Meeuwisse WH. Past Injury as a risk factor: an illustrative example where appearances are deceiving. Am J Epidemiol 2011; 173(8): 941-948.

Sole A, Emery CA, Hagel B, Morrongiello B. Risk taking in avalanche terrain; A study of the human factor contribution. Clin J Sport Med 2010; 20(6):445-451.

Schneider K, Emery CA, Kang J, Schneider G, Meeuwisse WH. Examining Sport Concussion Assessment Tool ratings for male and female youth hockey players with and without a history of previous concussion. Br J Sports Med; 2010:44:1112-1117.

Emery CA, Kang J, Shrier I, Goulet C, Hagel B, Benson B, Nettel-Aguirre A, McAllister J, Hamilton G, Meeuwisse WH. Risk of injury associated with body checking among youth ice hockey players. JAMA 2010; 303:2265-2272.

Emery CA, Meeuwisse WH. The effectiveness of a neuromuscular prevention strategy to reduce injuries in youth soccer: a cluster randomized controlled trial. Br J Sports Med 2010; 44:555-562.

Emery CA. Injury prevention in paediatric sport-related injuries: a scientific approach. (Invited paper) Br J Sports Med 2010; 44:64-69.

Emery CA, Hagel B, Decloe M, McKay C. Risk Factors for Injury and Severe Injury in Youth Ice Hockey: A Systematic Review of the Literature. Injury Prevention 2010; 16:113-118.

Nigg BM, Davis E, Lindsay D, Emery CA. The effectiveness of an unstable sandal on low back pain and golf performance. Clin J Sport Med 2009; 19(6):464-470.

Emery CA, Tyreman H. Sport Participation, Sport Injury, Risk Factors and Sport Safety Practices in Calgary and area Junior High Schools. Paediatric and Child Health 2009 14(7) 439-444.

Emery CA, Campbell TS, McKay C, Peters A. Examining attitudes toward body-checking, levels of emotional empathy and levels of aggression in body-checking and non-body-checking youth hockey leagues. Clinical Journal of Sport Medicine 2009; 19(3):207-215.

Rose MS, Emery CA, Meeuwisse WH. Sociodemographic predictors of sport injury in adolescents. Med Sci Sport Exerc 2008; 40(3):444-450.

Emery CA. Considering Cluster Analysis in Sport Medicine and Injury Prevention Research. Clin J Sport Med 2007; 17(3): 211-214.

Meeuwisse WH, Hagel BE, Emery CE and Tyreman H. A Dynamic Model of Etiology in Sport Injury: The recursive nature of risk and causation. Clin J Sport Med 2007; 17(3):215-219.

Maffey L, Emery CA. What are the risk factors for groin strain injury in sport? A systematic review of the literature. Sport Med 2007, 37(10):881-894.

Emery CA, Rose MS, McAllister JR, Meeuwisse WH. A Prevention Strategy to Reduce the Incidence of Injury in High School Basketball: A Cluster Randomized Controlled Trial. A Cluster-Randomized Controlled Trial. Clin J Sport Med, 2007; 17:17-24.

Emery CA, Hagel B, Morrongiello BA. Injury prevention in child and adolescent sport. Whose responsibility is it? Clin J Sport Med 2006; 16:514-521.

Maffey L, Emery CA. Physiotherapist delivered preparticipation examination: rationale and evidence. North Am J Sport Phys Ther 2006; 1:176-186.

Emery CA, Meeuwisse WH. Risk factors for injury in indoor compared with outdoor adolescent soccer.. Am J Sport Med 2006; 34:1636-1642.

Emery CA, Meeuwisse WH. Injury rates, risk factors and mechanism of injury in minor hockey. Am J Sport Med 2006; 34:1960-1969.

Nigg B, Emery CA, Hiemstra L. Unstable Shoe Construction and Reduction of Pain in Osteoarthritis Patients. Med Sci Sport Exerc 2006; 38:1701-1708.

Emery CA, Meeuwisse WH, McAllister JR. Survey of Sport Participation and Sport Injury in Calgary and Area High Schools. Clin J Sport Med 2006; 16:20-26.

Emery CA, Meeuwisse WH, Hartmann S. Evaluation of risk factors for injury in adolescent soccer: implementation and validation of an injury surveillance system. Am J Sports Med 2005; 33:1882-1891.

Emery CA, Cassidy JD, Klassen T, Rosychuk RJ, Rowe BH. Effectiveness of a home-based balance-training program in reducing sports-related injuries among healthy adolescents: a cluster randomized controlled trial A cluster randomized controlled trial. CMAJ 2005; 172(6): 749-54.

Emery CA, Cassidy D, Klassen T, Rosychuk R, Rowe B. Development of a clinical static and dynamic standing balance measurement tool appropriate for use in healthy adolescents. Phys Ther 2005; 85(6):502-14.

Emery C. Risk factors for injury in child and adolescent sport: a systematic review of the literature. Clin J Sport Med 2003; 13:256-268.

Emery C. Is there a clinical standing balance measurement appropriate for use in sports medicine? A review of the literature. J Sci Med Sport 2003; 6(4):492-504.

Emery CA. Commentary on: Miranda H, Viikari-Juntura E, Martikainen R, Takala EP, Riihimaki H. Individual factors, occupational loading, and physical exercise as predictors of sciatic pain. Spine 2002; 27:1102-1109. Clin J Sport Med 2002; 13(1):65.

Emery CA, Meeuwisse WH. Risk factors for groin injuries in hockey. Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise, 2001; 33:1423-1433.

Emery CA, Maitland ME, Meeuwisse WH. Test-retest reliability of isokinetic hip adductor and flexor muscle strength. Clinical Journal of Sports Medicine 1999; 9:79-85.

Emery CA, Meeuwisse WH, Powell JW. Groin and Abdominal Strain Injuries in the National Hockey League. Clinical Journal of Sports Medicine 1999; 9:151-156.

Emery CA. Does decreased muscle strength cause acute muscle strain injury in sport? A systematic review of the evidence. Physical Therapy Reviews 1999, 4(3): 141-151.

Emery CA. Conservative management of congenital muscular torticollis: A literature review. Phys Occup Ther Pediatr 1997, 17:13-20.

Emery C. The determinants of treatment duration for congenital muscular torticollis. Phys Ther 1994, 74(10): 921-929.

Non Peer-Reviewed Publications

Whittaker JL, Emery CA. Research in Focus: Outcomes Related to Post-Traumatic Osteoarthritis Following Youth Sport Knee Injury. Physiotherapy Alberta News. (Online Publication, March 9, 2015

Emery CA, Allen S, Meeuwisse WH, Ferber R. Executive Summary: Calgary Soccer Association. Do components of a pre-participation examination in female adolescent soccer players predict acute lower extremity injuries in soccer? (April 2011)

Emery CA, Meeuwisse WH, Hagel B, Shrier I, Goulet C, Benson B, Hamilton G. The risk of injury associated with body checking among Bantam ice hockey players. Executive Summary 2. Hockey Canada, Hockey Calgary, Hockey Edmonton, Hockey Quebec (June 2009)

Sole A, Emery CA. Describing us - A description of participation and injury in avalanche terrain. Canadian Avalanche Society – Avalanche.ca journal. June 2009.

Emery CA, Meeuwisse WH, Hagel B, Shrier I, Goulet C, Benson B, Hamilton G. The risk of injury associated with body checking among Bantam ice hockey players. Executive Summary. Hockey Canada, Hockey Calgary, Hockey Edmonton, Hockey Quebec (June 2009)

Emery CA, Meeuwisse WH, Shrier I, Goulet C, Hagel B, Benson B. Injury prevention in youth ice hockey. Research executive summary. Hockey Canada, Quebec, Alberta, Calgary, Edmonton. August 2008.

Emery CA, Meeuwisse WH. Injury prevention in youth soccer. Research executive summary. Calgary Soccer Association. September 2007.

Emery CA. Practice with prevention. Editorial. North American Journal of Sport Physical Therapy 2006; 1:165-165.

Emery CA. Injury Prevention in Child and Adolescent Sport. Canadian Physiotherapy Association, Paediatric Division Newsletter September 2006.

Emery CA, Meeuwisse WH. Injury in Minor Hockey. Research Report. Minor Hockey Association of Calgary, Minor Hockey Week Program, 2006.

Emery CA. Injury Prevention in Adolescent Sport. Canadian Physiotherapy Association Joint Divisions Newsletter 2005; January.

Emery CA. Can Sport Injury be Prevented in Youth? Injury Control Alberta. Alberta Centre for Injury Control and Research Newsletter 2005; January; 1-3.

Emery CA. Sport Injuries in Teens. Family Health 2004; winter:36-39.

Emery CA. Survey of sport participation, sport injury and sport safety practices in Calgary and area adolescents. Runner, winter 2004.

Emery CA. Injury prevention in adolescent sport. PhD Thesis. University of Alberta Press, February, 2004.

Emery CA. From rehabilitation to prevention. Medhunters magazine, fall 2002.

Book chapters

Emery CA, Roy TO, Hagel B, Macpherson A, Nettel-Aguirre A. Injury prevention in youth sport. Injury in Pediatric and Adolescent Sports: Epidemiology, Treatment and Prevention. D Caine and L Purcell (Eds) Springer 2016. p. 205-29

Richmond S, McKay CD, Romanow N, Emery CA. “Injury and the school environment”. In: CM Davison, et al. (2013). Injury among young Canadians: A national study of contextual determinants. CIHR Team in Child and Youth Injury Prevention: Vancouver, BC.

Emery CA, Lebrun C. “Injury prevention in the female athlete” In Mountjoy, M (Ed.), Handbook of Sports Medicine and Science, The Female Athlete. An International Olympic Committee Medical Commission Publication. Wiley-Blackwell (2014).

Schneider KJ, Emery CA, Meeuwisse WH; Chapter “Vestibular Disorders Following Concussion” in R. Echemendia & G. L. Iverson (Eds.), The Oxford Handbook of Sport-related Concussion. New York: Oxford University Press. 2014 (in Press)

Emery CA. “Research Designs for Evaluation Studies” in Sports Injury Research. Verhagen E, van Mechelen W (eds). Oxford University Press 2010; 169-180.

Emery CA. “Soccer (Football)” in The Encyclopaedia of Sports Medicine: An IOC Medical Commission Publication, Volume XVI, Epidemiology of Injury in Olympic Sports. Caine DJ (eds). Wiley-Blackwell Publishing 2009

Hölmich P, Maffey L, Emery C. “Preventing groin injuries” in Handbook of Sports Medicine and Science, Sports Injury Prevention. An International Olympic Committee Medical Commission Publication. Eds. Bahr R, Engebretsen L. Blackwell Publishing 2008.

Emery CA. “Injury Prevention and Future Research” in Epidemiology of Pediatric Sports Injuries. Part 1: Individual Sports, Caine DJ, Maffulli N (eds). Medicine and Sport Science, volume 48, 2005, Karger.

Emery CA. “Injury Prevention and Future Research” in Epidemiology of Pediatric Sports Injuries. Part 2: Team Sports, Caine DJ, Maffulli N (eds). Medicine and Sport Science, volume 49, 2005, 49, Karger.

 

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