Basketball typically has the most emergency room visits. Ice hockey commonly has the most head injuries. Football has double the injuries seen in soccer and other contact sports. (This answer provided for NATA by the California University of Pennsylvania Athletic Training Education Program.)
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- What sports have the greatest likelihood of injury?
What injuries can be caused by throwing darts?
Dart throwing can cause chronic injuries such as dart elbow, which consists of swelling around the tip of the elbow. More severe cases will look red and inflamed. (This answer provided for NATA by the California University of Pennsylvania Athletic Training Education Program.)
What are the statistics for horse related accidents?
Jeanne Morrison, PhD, Family Medicine, answeredThe American Medical Equestrian Association reports that horse related accidents may be much greater than what is published. The reason being, most injuries are not recorded. Only those injuries that present themselves in the emergency room can be tabulated.
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