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Table 5 Summary of Muay Thai injury studies

From: Epidemiology of Muay Thai fight-related injuries

Author Injury Definition Severity Level Exposure Experience (Pro vs. Amateur)
Gartland et al. (2001) Self-report; face-to-face interview Number of missed training days (enforced absence due to injury) Contact level:
None, Touch Sparring
Full contact, Competition
Pro & Amateur
Gartland et al. (2005) Self-report to medic or referee report Not specified Fight Amateur
Shirani et al. (2010) Physician referral to maxillofacial surgeon Required physician treatment; injury screened radiographically Training & Fight Pro & Amateur
Strotmeyer (2014) Self-report Survey 4 Severity levels, time loss Fight Pro & Amateur