Hand injuries due to soccer

Hand. 1976 Feb;8(1):93-5. doi: 10.1016/0072-968x(76)90070-x.


Fifty-two hand injuries due to soccer were seen in one season. Approximately one-third of these were in goalkeepers, due mainly to contact with the ball; two-third were in other members of the team, due to either contact with a player or the ground.

MeSH terms

  • Adolescent
  • Adult
  • Athletic Injuries / etiology*
  • Child
  • Fractures, Bone / etiology
  • Hand Injuries / etiology*
  • Humans
  • Soccer