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Table 5 Number and Percentage of injuries [n(%]) caused by five mechanisms in each martial art style studied (Row Percent)

From: Characteristics of martial art injuries in a defined Canadian population: a descriptive epidemiological study

Style Fall/Throw/Jump Kick/Foot Strike Punch/Hand Strike Block Weapon
  n % n % n % n % n %
Karate (n = 299) 77 26 115 38 29 10 28 9 15 5
Taekwondo (n = 129) 30 23 68 53 8 6 4 3 11 9
Judo (n = 99) 65 66 3 3 1 1 0 0 1 1
Kickboxing (n = 60) 6 3 30 50 10 16 2 3 1 2
Jujitsu (n = 46) 24 52 6 13 2 4 0 0 1 2
Aikido (n = 16) 9 56 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 19
Kung Fu (n = 15) 9 60 3 20 1 7 0 0 2 13
Tai Chi (n = 5) 3 60 0 0 1 20 0 0 0 0
Unknown (n = 251) 78 31 71 28 25 10 13 5 19 8
  1. *Percentages do not add up to 100% because of missing or incomplete data
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