Table 3

Frequency of body part injured and injury types
Body Part Injury Type Total
Bruise Tendinitis Ligament sprain incomplete Ligament sprain complete Muscle or tendon strain incomplete Dislocation partial Dislocation complete Fracture Stress fracture Herniation Other
Upper extremity 3 3 8 1 1 1 2 1 0 0 0 20
Lower extremity 1 4 5 0 6 0 1 0 1 0 4 22
Upper back/ neck/ ribs 2 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 6
Lower back/ pelvis 0 1 0 0 4 1 0 0 0 2 3 11
Head 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 5 6
Total 7 8 13 1 15 2 3 1 1 2 12 65

Kennedy et al.

Kennedy et al. Sports Medicine, Arthroscopy, Rehabilitation, Therapy & Technology 2012 4:26   doi:10.1186/1758-2555-4-26

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