Table of contents

  • Preliminary material
    • Title and verso pages
    • Contents
    • Acknowledgments
    • Abbreviations
    • Symbols
    • Summary
      • Which sports were involved?
      • Who was injured and what injuries occurred?
  • Body section
  • 1 Introduction
    • 1.1 Methods and data sources
    • 1.2 Structure of this report
  • 2 Hospitalised sports injury overview
    • 2.1 Age and sex
    • 2.2 Nature and location of injury
    • 2.3 Mechanism of injury
    • 2.4 Remoteness of usual residence
    • 2.5 Severity of injury
    • 2.6 Where the injury occurred
    • 2.7 Types of sport
    • 2.8 Total days spent by patients due to sports injury
  • 3 Football
    • 3.1 Rugby
    • 3.2 Australian Rules football
    • 3.3 Soccer
    • 3.4 Touch football
    • 3.5 Other and unspecified football
    • 3.6 Football code comparison
  • 4 Combative sports
    • 4.1 Age and sex
    • 4.2 Nature and bodily location of injury
    • 4.3 Mechanism of injury
    • 4.4 Remoteness of usual residence
    • 4.5 Severity of injury
    • 4.6 Comparison between martial arts and boxing
  • 5 Netball and basketball
    • 5.1 Netball
    • 5.2 Basketball
    • 5.3 Comparison between netball and basketball
  • 6 Wheeled motor sports
    • 6.1 Age and sex
    • 6.2 Nature and bodily location of injury
    • 6.3 Mechanism of injury
    • 6.4 Remoteness of usual residence
    • 6.5 Severity of injury
    • 6.6 Where the injury occurred
  • 7 Ice and snow sports
    • 7.1 Age and sex
    • 7.2 Nature and bodily location of injury
    • 7.3 Mechanism of injury
    • 7.4 Remoteness of usual residence
    • 7.5 Severity of injury
  • 8 Water sports
    • 8.1 Age and sex
    • 8.2 Nature and bodily location of injury
    • 8.3 Mechanism of injury
    • 8.4 Remoteness of usual residence
    • 8.5 Severity of injury
  • 9 Roller sports
    • 9.1 Age and sex
    • 9.2 Nature and bodily location of injury
    • 9.3 Mechanism of injury
    • 9.4 Remoteness of usual residence
    • 9.5 Severity of injury
  • 10 Equestrian activities
    • 10.1 Age and sex
    • 10.2 Nature and bodily location of injury
    • 10.3 Mechanism of injury
    • 10.4 Remoteness of usual residence
    • 10.5 Severity of injury
    • 10.6 Where the injury occurred
  • 11 Other sports
    • 11.1 Fishing
    • 11.2 Dancing
    • 11.3 Walking and running
    • 11.4 Cycling
    • 11.5 Adventure and extreme sports
    • 11.6 Gymnastics and trampolining
    • 11.7 Hockey
    • 11.8 Cricket
    • 11.9 Racquet sports
    • 11.10 Golf
  • End matter
    • Appendix A: Data issues
      • Data sources
      • Definitions
      • Selecting sports cases
      • Estimating cases
      • Length of stay
      • Rates
      • ABS Participation in Sport and Physical Recreation survey
      • Confidentiality and reliability of data
      • Errors, inconsistencies and uncertainties
      • Data Quality Statement: National Hospital Morbidity Database
      • Summary of key issues
    • Appendix B: Additional tables
    • Glossary
    • References
    • List of tables
    • List of figures