Letters Unknown risks of youth rugby

Changes in professional rugby and risk of injury in the youth game

BMJ 2015; 350 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.h424 (Published 28 January 2015) Cite this as: BMJ 2015;350:h424
  1. D E B Powell, retired NHS consultant1
  1. 1Peniel SA32 7HF, UK
  1. david.powell58{at}btinternet.com

Although surveys and updated datasets of the frequency and severity of injuries sustained in school rugby would be useful,1 I think that the root of the problem is much more fundamental.

I enjoyed playing rugby many years ago in a …

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