Injury Research

The PhysioRoom.com research section is a continually developing academic resource for the study of sports injuries and sports medicine. Although we tend to focus upon football (soccer) related sports injuries, the majority of the information presented is equally applicable to physical injuries across all sporting activities.


English Premier League Injury Analysis: 2012/13 Season

Champions Manchester CityWell there we have it for another year, the 2012/13 Premier League campaign is finally over with the title once again taking pride of place in the Old Trafford trophy cabinet. Granted the season finale may not have had the drama and excitement of a Sergio Aguero injury-time winner to clinch the title, but nevertheless it had its moments.
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English Premier League Injury Analysis: 2011/12 Season

Champions Manchester CityThe Blue of City piped the Red of United in a finish which wouldn't seem out of place in a Hollywood Blockbuster to present Mancini and his men with the club's first Championship medal in 44 years built upon a solid home record of 55 from a possible 57 points.
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English Premier League Injury Analysis: 2010/11 Season

Champions Manchester UnitedThe Red Half of Manchester remained strong against the emergence of their rivals the Blue of City who finish a disappointing third when all around thought that this could've been their year.
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English Premier League Injury Analysis: 2009/10 Season

Champions ChelseaChelsea back to their resurgent self all be it without Michael Essien again who was ruled out in January '10 with an MCL injury.
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English Premier League Injury Analysis: 2008/09 Season

Champions Manchester UnitedManchester United completed a hat-trick of Premier League wins equalling an English record of eighteen titles along with Liverpool.
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English Premier League Injury Analysis: 2007/08 Season

Champions Manchester UnitedManchester United won the league that season, despite having an above-average injury total of 25.
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English Premier League Injury Analysis: 2006/07 Season

Champions Manchester United United regained the Premiership title, but who finished top of the PhysioRoom.com Premier League Injury League Table?
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English Premier League Injury Analysis: 2005/06 Season

Champions Chelsea Chelsea spent a fortune on players as they collected back to back Premiership titles. Find out how much your team spent on injured players.
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English Premier League Injury Analysis: 2004/05 Season

Injuries cost Premiership clubs more than £50 million during the 2004/05 season. Find out which clubs were affected most by injuries.
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PhysioRoom.com 2003/04 injury analysis.
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Sports Injury Journals

sports injuries journalsA growing collection of sports injury related medical journals.
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Sports Injury Research Reviews

The mechanical effect of a pelvic belt in patients with pregnancy-related pelvic pain.
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Sport and Exercise Medicine in the United Kingdom comes of age.
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Topical Ketoprofen Patch (100 mg) for the Treatment of Ankle Sprain.
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Scientific Reviews

Cricket: Fast Bowlers and Back Problems
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Review of stretching in the prevention of muscle injuries in Association Football
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Review of soccer injury epidemiology research and it's implications to the clinical reasoning process.
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The role of fatigue in knee ligament injuries
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Review of training methods used in Association football.
We asked our experts to provide a review of the science behind soccer training methods used by Premiership teams.
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Is enough being done to stamp out blood doping?
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