Injury rates and profiles of elite competitive weightlifters.

  title={Injury rates and profiles of elite competitive weightlifters.},
  author={G Calhoon and Andrew C. Fry},
  journal={Journal of athletic training},
  volume={34 3},
OBJECTIVE To determine injury types, natures, anatomical locations, recommended amount of time missed, and injury rates during weightlifting training. DESIGN AND SETTING We collected and analyzed medical injury records of resident athletes and during numerous training camps to generate an injury profile. SUBJECTS Elite US male weightlifters who were injured during training at the United States Olympic Training Centers. MEASUREMENTS United States Olympic Training Center weightlifting… CONTINUE READING
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