Injuries among weightlifters and powerlifters: a systematic review

Volume: 51, Issue: 4, Pages: 211 - 219
Published: Oct 4, 2016
Abstract
Olympic weightlifting and powerlifting are two sports that expose the body to great forces. Injury characteristics have not been systematically reviewed for these two growing sports.The purpose of this study was to systematically review the literature regarding various definitions of injuries used, injury localisation, the prevalence and incidence of injuries and the associated risk factors for injuries in weightlifting and...
Paper Details
Title
Injuries among weightlifters and powerlifters: a systematic review
Published Date
Oct 4, 2016
Volume
51
Issue
4
Pages
211 - 219
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