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Table 5 Proportions of acute and overuse-related musculoskeletal disorders in 955 male conscripts during 6-month military service.

From: Musculoskeletal disorders in physically active conscripts: a one-year follow-up study in the Finnish Defence Forces

Associated activity Acute Overuse Total Number
  n % N %  
Combat training in combat gear 59 36 107 64 166
March on foot or by bicycle 8 7 110 93 118
During other physical exercise 29 54 25 46 54
ALL ASSOCIATED ACTIVITIES 146 34 282 66 428
  1. Three most common associated activities are shown in the table. In 9 cases activities associated with musculoskeletal disorder remained unclear.