Equestrian Medical Safety Association

Youth Concussion “Culture”

The CDC (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention) has long been an invaluable source of information.  Once again the CDC has produced a wonderful article (in the EMSA library-http://www.cdc.gov/headsup/resources/playbook.html) and poster concerning the culture surrounding...

Air Travel with Horses

                                                 I gained a great deal of knowledge concerning air travel with horses after discussion with several grooms, two of which accompanied horses to the WEG in Normandy, France last August.  Horses tend to travel within a pallet on a...

Developements in Concussion Management and Prevention

Public awareness of concussion and its consequences is in the news a lot lately. The Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recently reported to congress about concussion. The goal was to improve statistics about concussion, to improve evaluation of rehabilitation and to...