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Table 1 Difference between the intervention and control group for injury incidence at the completion of the season (24 matches, 30 weeks of intervention)

From: The effect of a sports chiropractic manual therapy intervention on the prevention of back pain, hamstring and lower limb injuries in semi-elite Australian Rules footballers: a randomized controlled trial

Injury Intervention incidence
(n = 28)
Control incidence
(n = 29)
P value Odds ratio 95% CI
Hamstring injury 1 7 0.051 0.116 0.013-1.019
1° Hamstring 1 5 0.191 0.178 0.019-1.631
2° Hamstring 0 2 - - -
1° Lower limb muscle strain 1 8 0.025* 0.097 0.011-0.839
1° Non-contact knee 1 7 0.051 0.116 0.013-1.019
  1. * Bold type face indicates significant difference