[Athletic accidents and resulting injuries].


Some 245,000 sporting accidents occur yearly in Switzerland. The social accident costs amount to approximately 1.8 billion francs per year. Every second sporting accident occurs during a ball game. For the shown sporting activities, distortion is the most common type of injury among adults and contained fractures are most common in children. As is to be… (More)


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@article{Allenbach1997AthleticAA, title={[Athletic accidents and resulting injuries].}, author={Roland Allenbach and Markus Hubacher and Robert Mathys}, journal={Der Orthopade}, year={1997}, volume={26 11}, pages={916-9} }