Table 5

Incidence rate of illness in each physiological system for athletes competing at the Pyeongchang 2018 Paralympic Winter Games

Physiological systemTotal number of illnessesAthletes with an illness (n)Athletes with an illness (%)Illness incidence rate: illnesses/1000 athlete days (95% CI)
All877713.612.8 (10.2 to 16.0)
Respiratory28284.94.1 (2.9 to 5.9)
Skin and subcutaneous17162.82.5 (1.5 to 4.1)
Eye and ocular adnexa11101.81.6 (0.9 to 3.1)
Digestive991.61.3 (0.7 to 2.5)
Genitourinary661.10.9 (0.4 to 2.0)
Nervous640.70.9 (0.3 to 2.5)