Incidence of injury and physical performance adaptations during military training.

@article{Rosendal2003IncidenceOI,
  title={Incidence of injury and physical performance adaptations during military training.},
  author={Lars Rosendal and Henning Langberg and Arne Skov-Jensen and Michael Kjaer},
  journal={Clinical journal of sport medicine : official journal of the Canadian Academy of Sport Medicine},
  year={2003},
  volume={13 3},
  pages={157-63}
}
OBJECTIVE Strenuous physical activity, such as military training, is known to demand a high degree of physical performance and to cause overuse injuries. However, the exact relation between injury incidence and physical fitness level and the influence of military training on measures of functional performance, such as intermittent endurance capacity and maximal jump performance, are not fully described. METHODS A total of 330 military conscripts were prospectively followed during military… CONTINUE READING