Incidence and characteristics of injuries during the 2011 West Africa Football Union (WAFU) Nations' Cup.

@article{Akodu2012IncidenceAC,
  title={Incidence and characteristics of injuries during the 2011 West Africa Football Union (WAFU) Nations' Cup.},
  author={Ashiyat Kehinde Akodu and Oluwatoyosi Babatunde Alex Owoeye and M Ajenifuja and Sunday Rufus Akinwumi Akinbo and Fa Olatona and Oluwatoyin Oluwafunmilayo Ogunkunle},
  journal={African journal of medicine and medical sciences},
  year={2012},
  volume={41 4},
  pages={
          423-8
        }
}
BACKGROUND Prospective studies on football injuries and their risk factors in the African setting are sparse. Such studies are needed to understand the peculiarities of injuries and hence proffer appropriate intervention for injury prevention in the region. OBJECTIVE To evaluate the incidence and characteristics of match injuries during the 2011 West Africa Football Union (WAFU) cup. METHODS Team physiotherapists from the participating teams documented all newly incurred injuries on… CONTINUE READING
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