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Table 1 Injury Cases by Type and Diagnoses

From: Retrospective examination of injuries and physical fitness during Federal Bureau of Investigation new agent training

Type Diagnosis New Injuries Follow-Ups
   Cases (n) Proportion of Total Cases (%) Cases (n) Proportion of Total Cases (%)
Overuse Stress fracture 2 0.0 2 0.2
  Tendonitis 79 1.7 36 3.5
  Degenerative joint disease 1 0.0 0 0.0
  Bursitis 10 0.2 14 1.4
  Fasciitis 12 0.3 7 0.7
  Retropatellar pain syndrome 22 0.5 11 1.1
  Impingement 21 0.5 13 1.3
  Muscle injury (overuse strain) 66 1.4 24 2.3
  Joint injury (overuse sprain) 18 0.4 5 0.5
  Musculoskeletal pain (overuse) 340 7.4 95 9.3
  Shin splints 122 2.6 48 4.7
Traumatic Muscle injury (traumatic strain) 520 11.3 175 17.1
  Joint injury (traumatic sprain) 437 9.5 146 14.2
  Musculoskeletal pain (traumatic) 1250 27.1 159 15.5
  Other traumatic injury 20 0.4 4 0.4
  Dislocation 46 1.0 24 2.3
  Bone Fracture 32 0.7 28 2.7
  Tooth Fracture 35 0.8 0 0.0
  Nasal Fracture 9 0.2 6 0.6
  Blister 30 0.6 2 0.2
  Abrasion or laceration 404 8.8 39 3.8
  Contusion 428 9.3 78 7.6
  Neurological 16 0.3 3 0.3
  Closed Head Injury/Concussion 19 0.4 15 1.5
Environmental or Other General heat-related injury 25 0.5 7 0.7
  Heat exhaustion 30 0.6 5 0.5
  Heat stroke 3 0.1 0 0.0
  Rhabdomyolysis 14 0.3 14 1.4
  Exertion-related 102 2.2 5 0.5
  Dehydration 34 0.7 6 0.6
  Insect bites or stings 202 4.4 21 2.0
  Other animal bite 2 0.0 0 0.0
  Other, environ/toxic injury 2 0.0 1 0.1
  Chemical Burn (Capsicum Spray) 244 5.3 27 2.6
  Thermal Burn (Shell Casing) 17 0.4 3 0.3
  Cold Injury 1 0.0 0 0.0
Unknown 1 0.0 3 0.3