Predictive Modelling of Training Loads and Injury in Australian Football

  title={Predictive Modelling of Training Loads and Injury in Australian Football},
  author={David L. Carey and K-L. Ong and Rod Whiteley and Kay M. Crossley and Justin Crow and Meg E. Morris},
  journal={International Journal of Computer Science in Sport},
  pages={49 - 66}
  • D. Carey, K-L. Ong, M. Morris
  • Published 14 June 2017
  • Environmental Science
  • International Journal of Computer Science in Sport
Abstract To investigate whether training load monitoring data could be used to predict injuries in elite Australian football players, data were collected from athletes over 3 seasons at an Australian football club. Loads were quantified using GPS devices, accelerometers and player perceived exertion ratings. Absolute and relative training load metrics were calculated for each player each day. Injury prediction models (regularised logistic regression, generalised estimating equations, random… 

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