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Table. 2.

Table. 2.

Main injury sites in each age group

Injury site Total (n=58) Middle school team (n=27) High school (n=12) University (n=10) Works team (n=9)
Shoulder 38 (65.5) 17 (63.0) 6 (50.0) 9 (90.0) 6 (66.7)
Elbow 2 (3.5) 0 (0) 0 (0.0) 1 (10.0) 1 (11.1)
Wrist 6 (10.3) 3 (11.1) 2 (16.7) 1 (10.0) 0 (0)
Hand 16 (29.3) 8 (29.6) 5 (41.7) 3 (30.0) 1 (11.1)
Hip and pelvis 1 (1.7) 1 (3.7) 0 (0.0) 0 (0.0) 0 (0)
Knee 6 (10.3) 1 (3.7) 1 (8.3) 3 (30.0) 1 (11.1)
Lower leg 4 (6.9) 1 (3.7) 0 (0.0) 2 (20.0) 1 (11.1)
Ankle 10 (17.2) 6 (22.2) 0 (0.0) 3 (30.0) 1 (11.1)
Foot 10 (17.2) 6 (22.2) 0 (0.0) 3 (30.0) 1 (11.1)
Neck 13 (22.4) 7 (25.9) 2 (16.7) 3 (30.0) 1 (11.1)
Back 4 (6.9) 3 (11.1) 1 (8.3) 0 (0) 0 (0)
Eye 1 (1.7) 0 (0) 0 (0) 1 (10.0) 0 (0)

Values are presented as number (%).

The frequency of injury sites was investigated by allowing overlap, and the ratio of each site was expressed as the number of each site in the total number of athletes.

Korean J Sports Med 2021;39:146-53 https://doi.org/10.5763/kjsm.2021.39.4.146
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