Table 1

Summary of included workload–injury investigations, sorted by sport then publication year

ReferenceJournalStudy lengthSportnLevelSex
Rogalski et al 88 J Sci Med Sport 1 SeasonAFL46EliteMale
Colby et al 43 JSCR 1 SeasonAFL46ProfessionalMale
Duhig et al 119 BJSM 2 SeasonsAFL51ProfessionalMale
Murray et al 120 Scand J Med Sci Sports 2 SeasonsAFL59ProfessionalMale
Murray et al 121 IJSPP 1 SeasonAFL46ProfessionalMale
Veugelers et al 53 J Sci Med Sport 15 WeeksAFL45EliteMale
Anderson et al 30 JSCR 21 WeeksBasketball12Subelite competitiveFemale
Dennis et al 37 J Sci Med Sport 2 SeasonsCricket90ProfessionalMale
Dennis et al 58 J Sci Med Sport 1 SeasonCricket12ProfessionalMale
Dennis et al 38 BJSM 2002–2003 cricket seasonCricket44Subelite competitiveMale
Saw et al 46 BJSM 1 SeasonCricket28EliteMale
Hulin et al 33 BJSM 43 Individual seasons/6 yearsCricket28ProfessionalMale
Bresciani et al 45 Eur J Sport Sci 1 Season (40 weeks)Handball14EliteMale
Gabbett81 BJSM 3 YearsRugby league220SubeliteMale
Gabbett89 J Sports Sci 1 SeasonRugby league79Semi-professionalMale
Gabbett and Domrow59 J Sports Sci 2 SeasonsRugby league183‘Subelite’Male
Gabbett56 JSCR 4 YearsRugby league91ProfessionalMale
Gabbett and Jenkins122 J Sci Med Sport 4 YearsRugby league79ProfessionalMale
Gabbett and Ullah66 JSCR 1 SeasonRugby league34ProfessionalMale
Hulin et al 123 BJSM 2 SeasonsRugby league28ProfessionalMale
Hulin et al 47 BJSM 2 SeasonsRugby league53ProfessionalMale
Windt et al 57 BJSM 1 SeasonRugby league30EliteMale
Killen et al 32 JSCR 14 WeeksRugby league36ProfessionalMale
Brooks et al 31 J Sports Sci 2 SeasonsRugby union502ProfessionalMale
Cross et al 52 IJSPP 1 SeasonRugby union173ProfessionalMale
Arnason et al 87 AJSM 1 SeasonSoccer306ProfessionalMale
Brink et al 42 BJSM 2 SeasonsSoccer53Elite youth playersMale
Mallo and Dellal35 J Sports Med Phys Fitness 2 Seasons (2007/2008 and 2008/2009)Soccer35Professional (Spanish Division II)Male
Clausen et al 39 AJSM 1 SeasonSoccer498RecreationalFemale
Owen et al 36 JSCR 2 Consecutive seasonsSoccer23ProfessionalMale
Bowen et al 41 BJSM 2 SeasonsSoccer32Elite youth playersMale
Ehrmann et al 82 JSCR 1 SeasonSoccer19ProfessionalMale
Malisoux et al 48 J Sci Med Sport 41 WeeksVaried154High-schoolBoth (65% males)
Visnes and Bahr40 Scand J Med Sci Sports 4 Years (231 student-seasons)Volleyball141Elite high schoolBoth (72 females, 69 males)