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Table 4 Incidence and proportion of overuse injuries of the extremities (OIE) based on numbers of hours of exposure in 10 studies on adults

From: Association between sports type and overuse injuries of extremities in adults: a systematic review

Sport Author Year Number of OIE Incidence estimate given in the article Number of hours of exposure Proportions of OIE based on number of hours of exposure (*1000)
Soccer Kristenson 2013 [10] 406 - 367490 1.10
Tegnander 2008 [11] 21 0.8 per 1000 game hours
0.7 per 1000 training hours
30619 0.68
Jacobson 2007 [12] 62 Between 0.0 to 0.6 depending on area 47075 1.32
Lüthje 1996 [13] 16 - - -
Nielsen 1989 [14] 30 - 15908 1.89
79 - 23400 3.38
Eirale 2013 [15] 115 From 0.03 to 2.0 (varying depending on diagnosis & localisation) 39100 2.94
Faude 2005 [16] 7 - 39162 0.18
  Ekstrand 2011 [17] ? From 0 to 0.5 (depending on diagnosed area) M: 198071
F: 48404
-
Triathlon Andersen 2013 [19] 403 - 48024 8.39
Beach volleyball Bahr 2003 [18] 21
Estimates from diagram
- 1576 13.32
  1. * multiplied by 1000