Introduction To Sports Injury Statistics

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Introduction To Sports Injury Statistics

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    At what age do most sports injuries occur?
    • A. 

      12-14

    • B. 

      15-17

    • C. 

      18-19

  • 2. 
    What body part is most commonly injured during sports?
    • A. 

      Head

    • B. 

      Shoulder

    • C. 

      Hand

    • D. 

      Hip

    • E. 

      Knee

    • F. 

      Ankle

  • 3. 
    Name 4 mechanisms of injury
    • A. 

      Not caring about your safety

    • B. 

      Weather

    • C. 

      Lack of protection

    • D. 

      Lack of knowledge

    • E. 

      Shoes that are too big

    • F. 

      Age

    • G. 

      Inappropriate footwear

  • 4. 
    How effective is full head protection (helmet and face-guard) in reducing hurling-related injuries.
    • A. 

      5 times

    • B. 

      10 times

    • C. 

      15 times

    • D. 

      22 times

  • 5. 
    Which of these is protective equipment used in american football? Check all that apply.
    • A. 

      Padded socks

    • B. 

      Knee pads

    • C. 

      Kinesio tape

    • D. 

      Helmet

    • E. 

      Jersey

  • 6. 
    Helmet mass has decreased since the 1970's.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 7. 
    What is the most common type of injury?
    • A. 

      Sprain

    • B. 

      Strain

    • C. 

      Fracture

    • D. 

      Cuts

  • 8. 
    For players 18 years of age and younger, according to the Hockey IIHF Rule Book, mandatory equipment includes: (check all that apply)
    • A. 

      Full face-mask

    • B. 

      Knee and shin protection

    • C. 

      Elbow pads

    • D. 

      Neoprene supports

    • E. 

      Gloves

    • F. 

      Internal mouth guard