Incidence of Injury in Indoor Soccer

  title={Incidence of Injury in Indoor Soccer},
  author={Thomas N. Lindenfeld and David J. Schmitt and Mary Pat Hendy and Robert Mangine and Frank R. Noyes},
  journal={The American Journal of Sports Medicine},
  pages={364 - 371}
All injuries occurring over a 7-week period at a local indoor soccer arena were documented for analysis of incidence rates. All injury rates were calculated per 100 player-hours. The overall injury rates for male and fe male players were similar, 5.04 and 5.03, respectively. The lowest injury rate was found among the 19- to 24- year-old athletes and the highest injury rate was found among the oldest age group (≥25 years). Collision with another player was the most common activity at the time of… 

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