As the sport's national governing body, US Lacrosse seeks to lead the effort in injury research and education, while also setting national safety guidelines and standards for the sport.
Research Studies and Resources on Lacrosse Injuries
2009-10 NFHS Injury Surveillance Study
Data and analysis of high school injuries for all sports during the 2009-10 school year.
NCAA Injury Surveillance Program (ISP)
Developed in 1982 to supply current and reliable data on injury trend in intercollegiate athletics.
Epidemiology of Concussions Among U.S. High School Athletes in 20 Sports
A study published in the American Journal of Sports Medicine.
Journal of Athletic Training
The following articles from the Journal of Athletic Training are provided here in PDF format with permission.
National Center for Catastrophic Sport Injury Research
Collects death and permanent disability sports injury data that involve brain and/or spinal cord injuries.