Trail of destruction

 作者:公薹     |      日期:2019-03-07 01:15:01
By Melanie Cooper MOUNTAIN biking is becoming so popular that inexperienced cyclists risk serious, even lethal injury. This suggests off-road cyclists should be given training and perhaps wear protective gear such as body armour. In just 12 months, the Royal Shrewsbury Hospital admitted 84 patients to its orthopaedic trauma unit with injuries from off-road mountain biking. Between them, they had 133 injuries, ranging from soft tissue damage and minor fractures to potentially life-threatening injuries. “We’re not saying to get scared by these results. But there are serious injuries that can occur,