Riding Ranks Tenth in List of Sports with Most Injuries

Loyola University Health System reported this week that basketball tops the list of sports associated with the most injuries, with more than 512,000 basketball-related injuries landing individuals in U.S. emergency rooms in 2005. Horseback riding was tenth on the list of recreational activities with 73,576 injuries associated with the sport.

Pietro Tonino, MD, director of the

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