Equestrian Medical Safety Association

Popular Press Article Library

To sort the Popular Press Articles, please click on either the article File, Title, Reference or Description Tab. If you are trying to find something specific, please type a keyword in the “Search Entries” box below and click “Search”. Send us a message if there are documents or information that should be added to our library.

Entries for Popular Press Articles

Displaying 1 - 10 of 17 1 2
File Title Reference Description

17 Essentials for Eventing

May, 2014; Practical Horseman

Rider safety equipment: helmet, vests fitting and price

A Parent's Answer Book

US Pony Club

Oriented toward PC members this publication addresses many questions parents of any child interested in riding

Basic Guide for Medical Services at Horse Events

EMSA production from Rusty Lowe and Mary Fike October 2015

Short and concise review of medical services for private stables, competitions, clinics. Valuable for any manager, owner or organizer of a horse event to plan cor medical coverage.

CDC Concussion & Return to Play

Center for Disease Control & Prevention

Baseline step of the Return to Play Progression

CDC Return to Play Progression


CDC recommendations about Return to Play post concussion

Concussion Discharge Instructions

The Concussion Clinic of Children's of Alabama

Directions for signs, symptoms, Dos and Don'ts for post concussion follow up

Equine Long Range Disaster Planning

Eldon Reyer Talk at EMSA meeting Fort Worth, TX December 2014

Concrete steps for making a disaster and evacuation plan for your horse

Exercise Physiology of 3-Day Eventing

David J. Marlin, PhD British Eventing

Physiological demands of the sport of 3-DAy Eventing, Summary of information gained on the road to the Atlanta Olympics

Exploring the effectiveness of air jackets

British Eventing Life Nov/Dec 2015

Scientific study showed 13% reduction from the 94% anticipated injury risk from rotational falls in the laboratory.

FEI Concussion Palm Card


Field tool for concussion recognition in the field

File Title Reference Description
Displaying 1 - 10 of 17 1 2