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Table 1 Annual incidence a (per 100,000 persons) for clinically diagnosed soft-tissue knee injuries: Skåne Healthcare Register, 2004 to 2012

From: Population-wide incidence estimates for soft tissue knee injuries presenting to healthcare in southern Sweden: data from the Skåne Healthcare Register

Soft-tissue knee injury ICD-10 Total Men Women
Annual incidence (95% CI) Annual incidence (95% CI) Annual incidence (95% CI)
Contusion S80.0 204 (199, 209) 192 (184, 201) 216 (209, 223)
Dislocation of patella S83.0 41 (39, 44) 40 (37, 42) 43 (40, 45)
Dislocation of knee S83.1 3 (2, 4) 4 (3, 5) 2 (2, 3)
Meniscal tear S83.2 79 (63, 94) 98 (78, 118) 60 (48, 71)
Articular cartilage tear S83.3 18 (17, 19) 22 (20, 24) 13 (12, 14)
Collateral ligament sprain/strain S83.4 70 (66, 74) 81 (76, 86) 60 (55, 65)
Cruciate ligament sprain/strain S83.5 71 (61, 80) 86 (74, 98) 56 (49, 63)
Other/unspecified sprain/strain S83.6 230 (204, 257) 244 (218, 269) 218 (190, 246)
Injury to multiple structures S83.7 149 (137, 160) 169 (152, 186) 128 (121, 136)
Any   720 (701, 739) 766 (742, 789) 676 (649, 702)
  1. aAnnual incidence of persons injured, that is, proportion of the registered population with at least one medical encounter in the calendar year at which soft tissue injury was diagnosed and recorded, expressed per 100,000 individuals. 95%CI, 95 percent confidence interval; ICD-10, International Classification of Diseases, 10th revision.