Table 6

Fifty per cent cumulative frequency and risk values as a function of causative factors

Causative factorNumber of days of injury at 50% cumulative frequencyNumber of days of injury at 50% cumulative riskPercentage of injuries at the 50% cumulative risk level
New injuries82886
Re-injuries104491
Injury location
    Groin103085
    Thigh81886
    Knee124287
    Lower leg64292
    Ankle102081
Injury nature
    Strains82086
    Sprains103286
    Contusions61283
    Fractures/ dislocations409081
Injury mechanism
    Player to player contact82888
    Football related82286