Markus Waldén

Summary

Country: Sweden

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Time-trends and circumstances surrounding ankle injuries in men's professional football: an 11-year follow-up of the UEFA Champions League injury study
    Markus Waldén
    Division of Community Medicine, Department of Medical and Health Sciences, Linkoping University, Linkoping, Sweden
    Br J Sports Med 47:748-53. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Regional differences in injury incidence in European professional football
    M Walden
    Department of Medical and Health Sciences, Linkoping University, Linkoping, Sweden
    Scand J Med Sci Sports 23:424-30. 2013
  3. pmc Prevention of acute knee injuries in adolescent female football players: cluster randomised controlled trial
    Markus Waldén
    Division of Community Medicine, Department of Medical and Health Sciences, Linkoping University, 581 83 Linkoping, Sweden
    BMJ 344:e3042. 2012
  4. ncbi request reprint Injuries in Swedish elite football--a prospective study on injury definitions, risk for injury and injury pattern during 2001
    Markus Waldén
    Department of Health and Society, Division of Social Medicine and Public Health Science, Linkoping University, Linkoping, Sweden
    Scand J Med Sci Sports 15:118-25. 2005
  5. pmc UEFA Champions League study: a prospective study of injuries in professional football during the 2001-2002 season
    M Walden
    Department of Health and Society, Linkoping University, S 581 83 Linkoping, Sweden
    Br J Sports Med 39:542-6. 2005
  6. pmc High risk of new knee injury in elite footballers with previous anterior cruciate ligament injury
    M Walden
    Department of Health and Society, Linkoping University, S 581 83 Linkoping, Sweden
    Br J Sports Med 40:158-62; discussion 158-62. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Football injuries during European Championships 2004-2005
    Markus Waldén
    The Department of Health and Society, Linkoping University, Linkoping, Sweden
    Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc 15:1155-62. 2007
  8. doi request reprint The epidemiology of anterior cruciate ligament injury in football (soccer): a review of the literature from a gender-related perspective
    Markus Waldén
    Department of Medical and Health Sciences, Linkoping University, Linkoping, Sweden
    Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc 19:3-10. 2011
  9. doi request reprint Anterior cruciate ligament injury in elite football: a prospective three-cohort study
    Markus Waldén
    Department of Medical and Health Sciences, Linkoping University, Linkoping, Sweden
    Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc 19:11-9. 2011
  10. pmc Preventing knee injuries in adolescent female football players - design of a cluster randomized controlled trial [NCT00894595]
    Martin Hägglund
    Department of Medical and Health Sciences, Linkoping University, 581 83 Linkoping, Sweden
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 10:75. 2009

Detail Information

Publications36

  1. doi request reprint Time-trends and circumstances surrounding ankle injuries in men's professional football: an 11-year follow-up of the UEFA Champions League injury study
    Markus Waldén
    Division of Community Medicine, Department of Medical and Health Sciences, Linkoping University, Linkoping, Sweden
    Br J Sports Med 47:748-53. 2013
    ..Ankle injury is common in football, but the circumstances surrounding them are not well characterised...
  2. doi request reprint Regional differences in injury incidence in European professional football
    M Walden
    Department of Medical and Health Sciences, Linkoping University, Linkoping, Sweden
    Scand J Med Sci Sports 23:424-30. 2013
    ..19, 95% CI 0.09 to 0.39). In conclusion, this study suggests that there are regional differences in injury incidence of European professional football. However, further studies are needed to identify the underlying causes. ..
  3. pmc Prevention of acute knee injuries in adolescent female football players: cluster randomised controlled trial
    Markus Waldén
    Division of Community Medicine, Department of Medical and Health Sciences, Linkoping University, 581 83 Linkoping, Sweden
    BMJ 344:e3042. 2012
    ..To evaluate the effectiveness of neuromuscular training in reducing the rate of acute knee injury in adolescent female football players...
  4. ncbi request reprint Injuries in Swedish elite football--a prospective study on injury definitions, risk for injury and injury pattern during 2001
    Markus Waldén
    Department of Health and Society, Division of Social Medicine and Public Health Science, Linkoping University, Linkoping, Sweden
    Scand J Med Sci Sports 15:118-25. 2005
    ..02). The risk for re-injury (P=0.02) and overuse injury (P<0.01) was significantly higher during the pre-season compared with the competitive season...
  5. pmc UEFA Champions League study: a prospective study of injuries in professional football during the 2001-2002 season
    M Walden
    Department of Health and Society, Linkoping University, S 581 83 Linkoping, Sweden
    Br J Sports Med 39:542-6. 2005
    ..No previous study on adult football involving several different countries has investigated the incidence and pattern of injuries at the highest club competitive level...
  6. pmc High risk of new knee injury in elite footballers with previous anterior cruciate ligament injury
    M Walden
    Department of Health and Society, Linkoping University, S 581 83 Linkoping, Sweden
    Br J Sports Med 40:158-62; discussion 158-62. 2006
    ..Anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) injury is a severe event for a footballer, but it is unclear if the knee injury rate is higher on returning to football after ACL injury...
  7. ncbi request reprint Football injuries during European Championships 2004-2005
    Markus Waldén
    The Department of Health and Society, Linkoping University, Linkoping, Sweden
    Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc 15:1155-62. 2007
    ..Finally, the high frequency of non-contact injury is worrying from a prevention perspective and should be addressed in future studies...
  8. doi request reprint The epidemiology of anterior cruciate ligament injury in football (soccer): a review of the literature from a gender-related perspective
    Markus Waldén
    Department of Medical and Health Sciences, Linkoping University, Linkoping, Sweden
    Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc 19:3-10. 2011
    ..Finally, the studies included in this review share important methodological limitations that are discussed as a starting point for future research in the field...
  9. doi request reprint Anterior cruciate ligament injury in elite football: a prospective three-cohort study
    Markus Waldén
    Department of Medical and Health Sciences, Linkoping University, Linkoping, Sweden
    Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc 19:11-9. 2011
    ..These findings suggest that future preventive research primarily should address the young female football player...
  10. pmc Preventing knee injuries in adolescent female football players - design of a cluster randomized controlled trial [NCT00894595]
    Martin Hägglund
    Department of Medical and Health Sciences, Linkoping University, 581 83 Linkoping, Sweden
    BMC Musculoskelet Disord 10:75. 2009
    ..We have designed a cluster randomized controlled trial (RCT) to evaluate the effect of a warm-up program aimed at preventing acute knee injury in adolescent female football...
  11. doi request reprint No association between surface shifts and time-loss overuse injury risk in male professional football
    Karolina Kristenson
    Division of Community Medicine, Department of Medical and Health Sciences, Linkoping University, Sweden Football Research Group, Sweden Electronic address
    J Sci Med Sport 19:218-21. 2016
    ..To investigate frequent surface shifts and match play on an unaccustomed surface as potential risk factors for injury in Scandinavian male professional football...
  12. doi request reprint Superior compliance with a neuromuscular training programme is associated with fewer ACL injuries and fewer acute knee injuries in female adolescent football players: secondary analysis of an RCT
    Martin Hägglund
    Division of Physiotherapy, Department of Medical and Health Sciences, Linkoping University, Linkoping, Sweden
    Br J Sports Med 47:974-9. 2013
    ..Little is known about the influence of compliance with neuromuscular training (NMT) on the knee injury rate in football...
  13. ncbi request reprint Risk for injury when playing in a national football team
    Jan Ekstrand
    Department of Social Medicine and Public Health Science, Linkoping University, and the Sports Clinic, Linkoping, Sweden
    Scand J Med Sci Sports 14:34-8. 2004
    ..No difference was found between home and away matches or matches on neutral ground. The risk for injury when playing in a national team compares with previously reported figures for professional football at a high level...
  14. doi request reprint Epidemiology of muscle injuries in professional football (soccer)
    Jan Ekstrand
    Department of Medical and Health Sciences, Linkoping University, Solstigen 3, Linkoping, Sweden
    Am J Sports Med 39:1226-32. 2011
    ..Muscle injuries constitute a large percentage of all injuries in football...
  15. doi request reprint Injuries affect team performance negatively in professional football: an 11-year follow-up of the UEFA Champions League injury study
    Martin Hägglund
    Division of Physiotherapy, Department of Medical and Health Sciences, Linkoping University, Linkoping, Sweden
    Br J Sports Med 47:738-42. 2013
    ..The influence of injuries on team performance in football has only been scarcely investigated...
  16. doi request reprint Hamstring muscle injuries in professional football: the correlation of MRI findings with return to play
    Jan Ekstrand
    Department of Medical and Health Sciences, Linkoping University, Linkoping, Sweden
    Br J Sports Med 46:112-7. 2012
    ..Hamstring injury is the single most common injury in professional football. MRI is commonly used to confirm the diagnosis and provide a prognosis of lay-off time...
  17. ncbi request reprint Exposure and injury risk in Swedish elite football: a comparison between seasons 1982 and 2001
    Martin Hägglund
    Department of Social Medicine and Public Health Science, Linkoping University, Linkoping, Sweden
    Scand J Med Sci Sports 13:364-70. 2003
    ..8/1000 h of football, in both seasons. A trend from semi-professionalism to full professionalism in Swedish elite football was seen during the last two decades. The injury risk did not change over the same period...
  18. ncbi request reprint Injury incidence and distribution in elite football--a prospective study of the Danish and the Swedish top divisions
    Martin Hägglund
    Department of Health and Society, Division of Social Medicine and Public Health Science, Linkoping University, Linkoping, Sweden
    Scand J Med Sci Sports 15:21-8. 2005
    ..032), respectively. The greater training exposure and the long pre-season period in Sweden may explain some of the reported differences...
  19. doi request reprint Upper extremity injuries in male elite football players
    Jan Ekstrand
    Football Research Group, Division of Community Medicine, Department of Medical and Health Sciences, Linkoping University, Solstigen 3, 58943 Linköping, Sweden
    Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc 21:1626-32. 2013
    ..To investigate the epidemiology of upper extremity injuries in male elite football players and to describe their characteristics, incidence and lay-off times...
  20. doi request reprint Fewer ligament injuries but no preventive effect on muscle injuries and severe injuries: an 11-year follow-up of the UEFA Champions League injury study
    Jan Ekstrand
    Division of Community Medicine, Department of Medical and Health Sciences, Linkoping University, Linkoping, Sweden
    Br J Sports Med 47:732-7. 2013
    ..Limited information is available on the variation in injury rates over multiple seasons of professional football...
  21. doi request reprint Lower injury rates for newcomers to professional soccer: a prospective cohort study over 9 consecutive seasons
    Karolina Kristenson
    Department of Medical and Health Sciences, Linkoping University, SE 581 83 Linkoping, Sweden
    Am J Sports Med 41:1419-25. 2013
    ..No study has investigated whether newcomers to professional soccer have a different injury rate than established players...
  22. doi request reprint The UEFA injury study: 11-year data concerning 346 MCL injuries and time to return to play
    Matilda Lundblad
    Division of Community Medicine, Department of Medical and Health Sciences, Linkoping University, Linkoping, Sweden
    Br J Sports Med 47:759-62. 2013
    ..Medial collateral ligament (MCL) injury is the most common knee ligament injury in professional football...
  23. doi request reprint The Nordic Football Injury Audit: higher injury rates for professional football clubs with third-generation artificial turf at their home venue
    Karolina Kristenson
    Division of Community Medicine, Department of Medical and Health Sciences, Linkoping University, Linkoping, Sweden
    Br J Sports Med 47:775-81. 2013
    ..Previously, no difference in acute injury rate has been found when playing football on artificial turf (AT) compared with natural grass (NG)...
  24. doi request reprint Risk factors for lower extremity muscle injury in professional soccer: the UEFA Injury Study
    Martin Hägglund
    Division of Physiotherapy, Department of Medical and Health Sciences, Linkoping University, 581 83 Linkoping, Sweden
    Am J Sports Med 41:327-35. 2013
    ..Muscle injury is the most common injury type in professional soccer players. Despite this, risk factors for common lower extremity injuries remain elusive...
  25. ncbi request reprint Lower reinjury rate with a coach-controlled rehabilitation program in amateur male soccer: a randomized controlled trial
    Martin Hägglund
    Department of Health and Society, Linkoping University, Linkoping, Sweden
    Am J Sports Med 35:1433-42. 2007
    ..Soccer injuries are common, and athletes returning to play after injury are especially at risk. Few studies have investigated how to prevent reinjury...
  26. doi request reprint Match injury rates in professional soccer vary with match result, match venue, and type of competition
    Håkan Bengtsson
    Football Research Group, Linkoping University, Linkoping, Sweden
    Am J Sports Med 41:1505-10. 2013
    ..Player activities in soccer matches are influenced by the match result and match venue. It is not known whether injury rates are influenced by these factors...
  27. doi request reprint Head and neck injuries in professional soccer
    Michael Nilsson
    Football Research Group, Linkoping, Sweden
    Clin J Sport Med 23:255-60. 2013
    ..To investigate the rate of and risk factors for head and neck injury in male soccer...
  28. ncbi request reprint No effect on performance tests from a neuromuscular warm-up programme in youth female football: a randomised controlled trial
    Hanna Lindblom
    Division of Physiotherapy, Department of Medical and Health Sciences, Linkoping University, 581 83, Linkoping, Sweden
    Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc 20:2116-23. 2012
    ..The objective of the present randomised controlled trial was to study the effect of a neuromuscular warm-up programme on performance tests in youth female football...
  29. doi request reprint Risk factors for acute knee injury in female youth football
    Martin Hägglund
    Division of Physiotherapy, Department of Medical and Health Sciences, Linkoping University, 58183, Linkoping, Sweden
    Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc 24:737-46. 2016
    ..To prospectively evaluate risk factors for acute time-loss knee injury, in particular ACL injury, in female youth football players...
  30. pmc No Association Between Return to Play After Injury and Increased Rate of Anterior Cruciate Ligament Injury in Men's Professional Soccer
    Matilda Lundblad
    Department of Orthopaedics, Institute of Clinical Sciences, Sahlgrenska Academy, Gothenburg, Sweden Football Research Group, Linkoping University, Linkoping, Sweden
    Orthop J Sports Med 4:2325967116669708. 2016
    ..However, it is not known whether a player runs an increased risk of anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) injury after returning to play from other injury types...
  31. doi request reprint ACL injuries in men's professional football: a 15-year prospective study on time trends and return-to-play rates reveals only 65% of players still play at the top level 3 years after ACL rupture
    Markus Waldén
    Football Research Group, Linkoping University, Linkoping, Sweden Division of Community Medicine, Department of Medical and Health Sciences, Linkoping University, Linkoping, Sweden Department of Orthopaedics, Hässleholm Kristianstad Ystad Hospitals, Hassleholm, Sweden
    Br J Sports Med 50:744-50. 2016
    ..Studies investigating the development of ACL injuries over time in football are scarce and more data on what happens before and after return to play (RTP) are needed...
  32. pmc Three distinct mechanisms predominate in non-contact anterior cruciate ligament injuries in male professional football players: a systematic video analysis of 39 cases
    Markus Waldén
    Division of Community Medicine, Department of Medical and Health Sciences, Linkoping University, Linkoping, Sweden Football Research Group, Linkoping, Sweden
    Br J Sports Med 49:1452-60. 2015
    ..Current knowledge on anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) injury mechanisms in male football players is limited...
  33. doi request reprint Hamstring injuries have increased by 4% annually in men's professional football, since 2001: a 13-year longitudinal analysis of the UEFA Elite Club injury study
    Jan Ekstrand
    Division of Community Medicine, Department of Medical and Health Sciences, Linkoping University, Linkoping, Sweden Football Research Group, Linkoping, Sweden UEFA Medical Committee, Nyon, Switzerland
    Br J Sports Med 50:731-7. 2016
    ..There are limited data on hamstring injury rates over time in football...
  34. doi request reprint Injury recurrence is lower at the highest professional football level than at national and amateur levels: does sports medicine and sports physiotherapy deliver?
    Martin Hägglund
    Division of Physiotherapy, Department of Medical and Health Sciences, Linkoping University, Linkoping, Sweden Football Research Group, Linkoping, Sweden
    Br J Sports Med 50:751-8. 2016
    ..Previous injury is a well-documented risk factor for football injury. The time trends and patterns of recurrent injuries at different playing levels are not clear...
  35. doi request reprint The epidemiology of groin injury in senior football: a systematic review of prospective studies
    Markus Waldén
    Division of Community Medicine, Department of Medical and Health Sciences, Linkoping University, Linkoping, Sweden Football Research Group, Linkoping, Sweden
    Br J Sports Med 49:792-7. 2015
    ..Groin injuries are troublesome in men's and women's football...
  36. doi request reprint Implementation of a neuromuscular training programme in female adolescent football: 3-year follow-up study after a randomised controlled trial
    Hanna Lindblom
    Division of Physiotherapy, Department of Medical and Health Sciences, Linkoping University, Linkoping, Sweden
    Br J Sports Med 48:1425-30. 2014
    ..Neuromuscular training (NMT) has been shown to reduce anterior cruciate ligament injury rates in highly structured clinical trials. However, there is a paucity of studies that evaluate implementation of NMT programmes in sports...