Athletic Injury Monitoring System

High School Football – 1997

The following are preliminary observations based on the AIMS national high school football injury data summary from the 1997 season. This prospective epidemiological study used a stratified sample (based on geographic region) of 57 high school football teams, comprising a representative proportional sample of football-playing schools within each of four geographic regions. These are preliminary observations based on the accompanying raw data summary.

The following observations can be made based on these data:



Eric D. Zemper, Ph.D.

Director of Research