Table of contents

  • Who is most likely to be hospitalised for a sports injury?
  • What type of sport were people playing when they were injured?
  • Fractures are the most common injury
  • Half of injuries are caused by falls or crashes
  • 1 in 10 sports injuries are life threatening
  • Football injuries
  • Netball and basketball injuries
  • What are the challenges to reporting on sports injury?
  • Where do I go for more information?
  • Glossary
  • References
  • Acknowledgments