Table 1

 Classification of different injury types

    SprainAcute distraction injury of ligaments or joint capsules
    StrainAcute distraction injury of muscles and tendons
    ContusionTissue bruise without concomitant injuries classified elsewhere
    FractureTraumatic break of bone
    DislocationPartial or complete displacement of the bony parts of a joint
    OtherInjuries not classified elsewhere. Examples: wound, concussion, etc
OveruseA pain syndrome of the musculoskeletal system with insidious onset and without any known trauma or disease that might have given previous symptoms (modified from Orava56)