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Table 5 Severity (count) of neck injury as a factor of phase of play

From: Incidence, severity, aetiology and type of neck injury in men's amateur rugby union: a prospective cohort study

Severity Collision Lineout Maul Ruck Scrum Tackle
Minor N = 1 N = 1 N = 5 N = 17 N = 13 N = 23
  0.03 (CI: 0.00. 0.18) 0.03 (CI: 0.00. 0.18) 0.16 (CI: 0.05, 0.37) 0.55 (CI: 0.31, 0.87) 0.42 (CI: 0.22, 0.71) 0.74 (CI: 0.47, 1.11)
  100.0% 100.0% 83.3% 85.0% 59.1% 65.7%
Mild N = 0 N = 0 N = 0 N = 2 N = 3 N = 8
  0.00 0.00 0.00 0.02 (CI: 0.01, 0.23) 0.10 (CI: 0.02, 0.28) 0.26 (CI: 0.11, 0.51)
  0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 10.0% 13.6% 22.9%
Moderate N = 0 N = 0 N = 1 N = 1 N = 3 N = 1
  0.00 0.00 0.03 (CI: 0.00. 0.18) 0.03 (CI: 0.00. 0.18) 0.10 (CI: 0.02, 0.28) 0.03 (CI: 0.00. 0.18)
  0.0% 0.0% 16.7% 5.0% 13.6% 2.9%
Severe N = 0 N = 0 N = 0 N = 0 N = 3 N = 3
  0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.10 (CI: 0.02, 0.28) 0.10 (CI: 0.02, 0.28)
  0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 13.6% 8.6%
  1. Neck injury count
  2. Incidence/1000 player-hours (95% CI)
  3. Percent