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Table 3 Overuse injuries, injury proportion, and incidence during an athletics season

From: Athlete availability and incidence of overuse injuries over an athletics season in a cohort of elite Swedish athletics athletes - a prospective study

 AllMaleFemaleM/LSprintJump
Overuse injuries663333302313
Injured athletes42 (71%)20 (67%)22 (76%)20 (87%)13 (57%)9 (69%)
n/1000 h1.81 (1.39–2.23)1.79 (1.13–2.45)1.83 (1.29–2.37)2.38 (1.67–3.09)1.34 (0.73–1.95)1.62 (0.78–2.46)
Athlete availability (%)78.0 (71.14–84.91)79.7 (70.40–88.97)76.5 (65.73–87.30)82.7 (74.02–91.28)71.4 (55.02–87.83)77.3 (60.71–93.84)
  1. For incidence rate and athlete availability 95% CI in parentheses. M/L middle and long-distance runners