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Table 1 Injury cases by diagnoses

From: Injury rates and injury risk factors among federal bureau of investigation new agent trainees

Type of Injury Diagnosis New Injuries Follow-Ups
    N % N %
ANY INJURY OVERUSE Tendonitis 10 3.2 3 6.8
   Bursitis 2 0.6 0 0.0
   Retropatellar pain syndrome 5 1.6 2 4.5
   Muscle injury (overuse strain) 14 4.4 2 4.5
   Neurological 1 0.3 0 0.0
   Joint injury (overuse sprain) 4 1.3 1 2.3
   Musculoskeletal pain (overuse) 6 1.9 0 0.0
   Shin splints 1 0.3 0 0.0
  TRAUMATIC Muscle injury (traumatic strain) 39 12.4 5 11.4
   Joint injury (traumatic sprain) 45 14.3 13 29.5
   Musculoskeletal pain (traumatic) 37 11.7 3 6.8
   Dislocation 7 2.2 0 0.0
   Bone Fracture 4 1.3 2 4.5
   Tooth Fracture 2 0.6 0 0.0
   Nasal Fracture 2 0.6 0 0.0
   Abrasion or laceration 33 10.5 2 4.5
   Contusion 33 10.5 4 9.1
   Closed Head Injury/Concussion 11 3.5 4 9.1
ENVIR/OTHER General heat-related injury 3 1.0 2 4.5
   Exertion 11 3.5 0 0.0
   Insect bites or stings 33 10.5 1 2.3
   Chemical Burn (capsicum spray) 12 3.8 0 0.0
  Total Cases 315 100.0 44 100.0