Table 3

Cumulative injury incidence and injury incidence rates by gender and injury type

Injury Type

Men

Women

Risk Ratio - Women/Men (95% Confidence Interval)

p-valuea


Cumulative Injury Incidence (%)

Any

35.0

41.9

1.20 (0.93-1.55)

0.19


Overuse

5.6

13.3

2.36 (1.27-4.42)

<0.01


Traumatic

31.2

37.1

1.19 (0.90-1.58)

0.25


Injury Incidence Rate (injuries/1,000 person-days)

Any

2.54

3.22

1.26 (0.90-1.77)

0.09


Overuse

0.41

1.02

2.50 (1.29-4.83)

<0.01


Traumatic

2.27

2.85

1.26 (0.88-1.79)

0.11


aChi-square statistic

Knapik et al. BMC Public Health 2011 11:920   doi:10.1186/1471-2458-11-920

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