Injuries in collegiate wrestling.

@article{Jarret1998InjuriesIC,
  title={Injuries in collegiate wrestling.},
  author={G J Jarret and John F. Orwin and Randall W. Dick},
  journal={The American journal of sports medicine},
  year={1998},
  volume={26 5},
  pages={
          674-80
        }
}
We evaluated the data of the National Collegiate Athletic Association Injury Surveillance System on collegiate wrestling with a focus on musculoskeletal injuries. Over 800,000 athlete-exposures during an 11-year period compose these data. Findings particular to wrestling and a comparison with other collegiate sports are included. Collegiate wrestling had a relatively high rate of injury at 9.6 injuries per 1000 athlete-exposures. It was second to spring football in total injury rate. Most… CONTINUE READING
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