Rugby Union, Injuries in

Rugby union is a highly physical game played by more than 3 million men, women, boys, and girls ranging in age from 6 to 60 in more than 100 countries across five continents. It is a collision team sport with a significant risk of injury. Injuries can be sustained by every part of the body, but the injury profile of the game is relatively consistent with respect to which injuries occur most commonly and which cause the greatest numbers of days lost from playing and training. Those providing medical ...

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