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Table 2 Types of injuries sustained

From: Incidence and pattern of injuries among adolescent basketball players in Nigeria

Injury Boys n (%) Girls n (%) Total n (%)
Contusion 2 (66.7) 1 (33.3) 3 (9.4)
Dislocation 1 (100.0) - (0.0) 1 (3.1)
Laceration 1 (50.0) 1 (50.0) 2 (6.3)
Sprain 11 (55.0) 9 (45.0) 20 (62.5)
Strain 2 (40.0) 3 (60.0) 5 (15.6)
Cramp - (0.0) 1 (100.0) 1 (3.1)
Total 17 15 32 (100.0)
  1. X 2 – 4.93, p = 0.424.