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Table 1 Total hand and wrist injury rate by division and gender

From: Hand and wrist injuries among collegiate athletes vary with athlete division

Division Injury rate/10,000 athlete exposuresa 95% CI OR (between divisions) 95% CI P value
All sports
 Division I 6.14 5.79 6.48 Ref Ref Ref Ref
 Division II 4.17 3.75 4.59 0.62 0.61 0.63  < 0.01
 Division III 5.25 4.93 5.57 0.79 0.78 0.80  < 0.01
 All divisions 5.33 5.17 5.48
Men's sport
 Division I 7.05 6.62 7.49 Ref Ref Ref Ref
 Division II 4.62 4.08 5.17 0.65 0.64 0.67  < 0.01
 Division III 5.82 5.39 6.25 0.83 0.81 0.84  < 0.01
 All Divisions 6.01 5.80 6.21
Womens sports
 Division I 4.47 3.90 5.04 Ref Ref Ref Ref
 Division II 3.38 2.73 4.04 0.76 0.73 0.78  < 0.01
 Division III 4.26 3.78 4.75 0.95 0.92 0.98 0.01
 All Divisions 4.13 3.88 4.37
  1. aAthlete exposure include practice and competition