Table 1

 Tackle and injury characteristics of contact situations as function of the location of the injury

Head/neckTorsoThighKneeLower legAnkleFootOther*
B, from behind; F, from the front; S, from the side; si, sliding-in; st, staying on feet; vj, vertical jump.
*Upper extremity, shoulder, hip and groin.
Tackle code
    Upper body1111512408
Playing position