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Diving -Last updated May 13, 1997
Articles Cooke, Partick. "Physics on the High Dive." Newton at the Bat: The Science in Sports . Ed. by Allman, William F., and Eric W. Schrier. Ann Arbor: Books on Demand, 1994, pp.145-49.

Samples, Pat. "Spinal Cord Injuries: The High Cost of Careless Diving." The Physician and Sportsmedicine , v17 n7, July 01, 1989, pp. 143.

  • New prevention programs, rescue techniques, and treatment methods are helping to reduce the number and severity of diving accidents, which are the fourth leading cause of spinal cord injuries.
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