Publications for Jan Ekstrand
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Publications mentioned in social media 2695 times*

Keywords

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Journal Articles

Anna Nordstrom, Peter Nordstrom and Jan Ekstrand
  Sports-related concussion increases the risk of subsequent injury by about 50% in elite male football players
 
Altmetric usage: 216

  British Journal of Sports Medicine, 2014, 48(19), 1447-1450.

Anna Hallen and Jan Ekstrand
  Return to play following muscle injuries in professional footballers
 
Altmetric usage: 155

  Journal of Sports Sciences, 2014, 32(13), 1229-1236.
 Web of Science® Times Cited: 1

Michael Nilsson, Martin Hägglund, Jan Ekstrand and Markus Waldén
  Head and Neck Injuries in Professional Soccer
 
Altmetric usage: 98

  Clinical Journal of Sports Medicine, 2013, 23(4), 255-260.
 Web of Science® Times Cited: 4

Karolina Kristenson, Markus Waldén, Jan Ekstrand and Martin Hägglund
  Lower Injury Rates for Newcomers to Professional Soccer: a Prospective Cohort Study over Nine Consecutive Seasons
 
Altmetric usage: 32

  American Journal of Sports Medicine, 2013, 41(6), 1419-1425.
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 Web of Science® Times Cited: 1

Mariann Gajhede-Knudsen, Jan Ekstrand, Henrik Magnusson and Nicola Maffulli
  Recurrence of Achilles tendon injuries in elite male football players is more common after early return to play: an 11-year follow-up of the UEFA Champions League injury study
 
Altmetric usage: 118

  British Journal of Sports Medicine, 2013, 47(12), 763-768.
 Web of Science® Times Cited: 3

Håkan Bengtsson, Jan Ekstrand and Martin Hägglund
  Muscle injury rates in professional football increase with fixture congestion: an 11-year follow-up of the UEFA Champions League injury study
 
Altmetric usage: 217

  British Journal of Sports Medicine, 2013, 47(12), 743-747.
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 Web of Science® Times Cited: 2

Martin Hägglund, Markus Walden, Henrik Magnusson, Karolina Kristenson, Hakan Bengtsson and Jan Ekstrand
  Injuries affect team performance negatively in professional football: an 11-year follow-up of the UEFA Champions League injury study
 
Altmetric usage: 200

  British Journal of Sports Medicine, 2013, 47(12), 738-742.
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 Web of Science® Times Cited: 7

Karolina Kristenson, John Bjørneboe, Markus Waldén, Thor Einar Andersen, Jan Ekstrand and Martin Hägglund
  The Nordic Football Injury Audit: higher injury rates for professional football clubs with third-generation artificial turf at their home venue
 
Altmetric usage: 88

  British Journal of Sports Medicine, 2013, 47(12), 775-781.
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 Web of Science® Times Cited: 1

Markus Waldén, Martin Hägglund and Jan Ekstrand
  Time-trends and circumstances surrounding ankle injuries in men's professional football: an 11-year follow-up of the UEFA Champions League injury study
 
Altmetric usage: 38

  British Journal of Sports Medicine, 2013, 47(12), 748-753.
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Jan Ekstrand and Niek C. van Dijk
  Fifth metatarsal fractures among male professional footballers: a potential career-ending disease
 
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  British Journal of Sports Medicine, 2013, 47(12), 754-+.
 Web of Science® Times Cited: 1

Jan Ekstrand
  Keeping your top players on the pitch: the key to football medicine at a professional level
 
Altmetric usage: 107

  British Journal of Sports Medicine, 2013, 47(12), 723-724.
 Web of Science® Times Cited: 4

Matilda Lundblad, Markus Walden, Henrik Magnusson, Jon Karlsson and Jan Ekstrand
  The UEFA injury study: 11-year data concerning 346 MCL injuries and time to return to play
 
Altmetric usage: 36

  British Journal of Sports Medicine, 2013, 47(12), 759-+.
 Web of Science® Times Cited: 3

Jan Ekstrand, Martin Hägglund, Karolina Kristenson, Henrik Magnusson and Markus Walden
  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
 
Altmetric usage: 162

  British Journal of Sports Medicine, 2013, 47(12), 732-+.
 Web of Science® Times Cited: 8

Markus Waldén, Martin Hägglund, J Orchard, Karolina Kristenson and Jan Ekstrand
  Regional differences in injury incidence in European professional football
 
Altmetric usage: 13

  Scandinavian Journal of Medicine and Science in Sports, 2013, 23(4), 424-430.
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 Web of Science® Times Cited: 5

Jan Ekstrand, Martin Hägglund, Henrik Tornqvist, Karolina Kristenson, Håkan Bengtsson, Henrik Magnusson and Markus Waldén
  Upper extremity injuries in male elite football players
 
Altmetric usage: 9

  Knee Surgery, Sports Traumatology, Arthroscopy, 2013, 21(7), 1626-1632.

Jan Ekstrand
  Playing too Many Matches is Negative for both Performance and Player Availability - Results from the On-Going UEFA Injury Study
  Deutsche Zeitschrift für Sportmedizin, 2013, 64(1), 5-9.
 Web of Science® Times Cited: 1

Martin Hägglund, Markus Waldén and Jan Ekstrand
  Risk Factors for Lower Extremity Muscle Injury in Professional Soccer: The UEFA Injury Study
 
Altmetric usage: 169

  American Journal of Sports Medicine, 2013, 41(2), 327-335.
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 Web of Science® Times Cited: 7

Gino M M J Kerkhoffs, Nick van Es, Thijs Wieldraaijer, Inger N. Sierevelt, Jan Ekstrand and C Niek van Dijk
  Diagnosis and prognosis of acute hamstring injuries in athletes
 
Altmetric usage: 2

  Knee Surgery, Sports Traumatology, Arthroscopy, 2013, 21(2), 500-509.
 Web of Science® Times Cited: 4

Hakan Bengtsson, Jan Ekstrand, Markus Waldén and Martin Hägglund
  Match Injury Rates in Professional Soccer Vary With Match Result, Match Venue, and Type of Competition
 
Altmetric usage: 54

  American Journal of Sports Medicine, 2013, 41(7), 1505-1510.
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 Web of Science® Times Cited: 2

Hans-Wilhelm Mueller-Wohlfahrt, Lutz Haensel, Kai Mithoefer, Jan Ekstrand, Bryan English, Steven McNally, John Orchard, C Niek van Dijk, Gino M. Kerkhoffs, Patrick Schamasch, Dieter Blottner, Leif Swaerd, Edwin Goedhart and Peter Ueblacker
  Terminology and classification of muscle injuries in sport: The Munich consensus statement
 
Altmetric usage: 350

  British Journal of Sports Medicine, 2013, 47(6), 342-U17.
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 Web of Science® Times Cited: 12

Jan Ekstrand, Carl Askling, Henrik Magnusson and Kai Mithoefer
  Return to play after thigh muscle injury in elite football players: implementation and validation of the Munich muscle injury classification
 
Altmetric usage: 128

  British Journal of Sports Medicine, 2013, 47(12), 769-774.
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 Web of Science® Times Cited: 3

John W Orchard, Markus Waldén, Martin Hägglund, Jessica J Orchard, Ian Chivers, Hugh Seward and Jan Ekstrand
  Comparison of injury incidences between football teams playing in different climatic regions
 
Altmetric usage: 135

  Open Access Journal of Sports Medicine, 2013, 4, 251-260.
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Jan Ekstrand and M. K. Torstveit
  Stress fractures in elite male football players
 
Altmetric usage: 22

  Scandinavian Journal of Medicine and Science in Sports, 2012, 22(3), 341-346.
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 Web of Science® Times Cited: 8

Kristof Smeets, Pieter Jacobs, Robbin Hertogs, Jean-Philippe Luyckx, Bernardo Innocenti, Kristoff Corten, Jan Ekstrand and Johan Bellemans
  Torsional injuries of the lower limb: an analysis of the frictional torque between different types of football turf and the shoe outsole
 
Altmetric usage: 4

  British Journal of Sports Medicine, 2012, 46(15), 1078-1083.
 Web of Science® Times Cited: 3

Jan Ekstrand, Jeremiah C Healy, Markus Waldén, Justin C Lee, Bryan English and Martin Hägglund
  Hamstring muscle injuries in professional football: the correlation of MRI findings with return to play
 
Altmetric usage: 92

  British Journal of Sports Medicine, 2012, 46(2), 112-117.
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 Web of Science® Times Cited: 34

Martin Hägglund, Johannes Zwerver and Jan Ekstrand
  Epidemiology of Patellar Tendinopathy in Elite Male Soccer Players
 
Altmetric usage: 19

  American Journal of Sports Medicine, 2011, 39(9), 1906-1911.
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 Web of Science® Times Cited: 8

Jan Ekstrand, Martin Hägglund and C.W Fuller
  Comparison of injuries sustained on artificial turf and grass by male and female elite football players.
 
Altmetric usage: 20

  Scandinavian Journal of Medicine and Science in Sports, 2011, 21(6), 824-832.
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 Web of Science® Times Cited: 16

Jan Ekstrand, Martin Hägglund and Markus Waldén
  Epidemiology of Muscle Injuries in Professional Football (Soccer)
 
Altmetric usage: 121

  American Journal of Sports Medicine, 2011, 39(6), 1226-1232.
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 Web of Science® Times Cited: 66

Markus Waldén, Martin Hägglund, Henrik Magnusson and Jan Ekstrand
  Anterior cruciate ligament injury in elite football: a prospective three-cohort study.
 
Altmetric usage: 29

  Knee Surgery, Sports Traumatology, Arthroscopy, 2011, 19(1), 11-19.
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 Web of Science® Times Cited: 36

Markus Waldén, Martin Hägglund, Jonas Werner and Jan Ekstrand
  The epidemiology of anterior cruciate ligament injury in football (soccer): a review of the literature from a gender-related perspective.
  Knee Surgery, Sports Traumatology, Arthroscopy, 2011, 19(1), 3-10.
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 Web of Science® Times Cited: 25

Jan Ekstrand, Martin Hägglund and Markus Waldén
  Injury incidence and injury patterns in professional football - the UEFA injury study
 
Altmetric usage: 28

  British journal of sports medicine, 2011, 45(7), 553-558.
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 Web of Science® Times Cited: 97

Martin Hägglund, Markus Waldén and Jan Ekstrand
  Injuries among male and female elite football players
 
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  SCANDINAVIAN JOURNAL OF MEDICINE and SCIENCE IN SPORTS, 2009, 19(6), 819-827.
 Web of Science® Times Cited: 41

Martin Hagglund, Marcus Waldén and Jan Ekstrand
  UEFA injury study-an injury audit of European Championships 2006 to 2008
 
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  BRITISH JOURNAL OF SPORTS MEDICINE, 2009, 43(7), 483-489.
 Web of Science® Times Cited: 29

Jan Ekstrand
  Epidemiology of football injuries
  Science & sports, 2008, 23(2), 73-77.
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 Web of Science® Times Cited: 11

Martin Hägglund, Markus Waldén and Jan Ekstrand
  Lower re-injury rate with a coach-controlled rehabilitation program in amateur male soccer: A randomized controlled trial
  American Journal of Sports Medicine, 2007, 35(9), 1433-1442.
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 Web of Science® Times Cited: 15

Markus Waldén, Martin Hägglund and Jan Ekstrand
  Football injuries during European Championships 2004-2005
 
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  Knee Surgery, Sports Traumatology, Arthroscopy, 2007, 15(9), 1155-1162.
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 Web of Science® Times Cited: 22

C.W. Fuller, Jan Ekstrand, A. Junge, T.E. Andersen, R. Bahr, J. Dvorak, M. Hagglund, P. McCrory and W.H. Meeuwisse
  Consensus statement on injury definitions and data collection procedures in studies of football (soccer) injuries
  British Journal of Sports Medicine, 2006, 40(3), 193-201.
 Web of Science® Times Cited: 201

C.W. Fuller, Jan Ekstrand, A. Junge, T.E. Andersen, R. Bahr, J. Dvorak, M. Hagglund, P. McCrory and W.H. Meeuwisse
  Consensus statement on injury definitions and data collection procedures in studies of football (soccer) injuries
  Scandinavian Journal of Medicine and Science in Sports, 2006, 16(2), 83-92.
 Web of Science® Times Cited: 55

Toomas Timpka, Jan Ekstrand and L. Svanstrom
  From sports injury prevention to safety promotion in sports
  Sports Medicine, 2006, 36(9), 733-745.
 Web of Science® Times Cited: 14

Colin W Fuller, Jan Ekstrand, Astrid Junge, Thor E Andersen, Roald Bahr, Jiri Dvorak, Martin Hägglund, Paul McCrory and Willem H Meeuwisse
  Consensus statement on injury definitions and data collection procedures in studies of football (soccer) injuries.
  Clinical Journal of Sports Medicine, 2006, 16(2), 97-106.
 Web of Science® Times Cited: 92

Jan Ekstrand, Toomas Timpka and Martin Hägglund
  Risk of injury in elite football played on artificial turf versus natural grass: a prospective two-cohort study.
  British journal of sports medicine, 2006, 40(12), 975-80.
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 Web of Science® Times Cited: 77

Martin Hägglund, Markus Waldén and Jan Ekstrand
  Previous injury as a risk factor for injury in elite football: a prospective study over two consecutive seasons
  British Journal of Sports Medicine, 2006, 40, 767-772.
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 Web of Science® Times Cited: 98

Markus Waldén, Martin Hägglund and Jan Ekstrand
  High risk of new knee injury in elite footballers with previous anterior cruciate ligament injury
 
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  British Journal of Sports Medicine, 2006, 40(2), 158-162.
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 Web of Science® Times Cited: 39

Toomas Timpka, Kent Lindqvist, Jan Ekstrand and Nadine Karlsson
  Impact of social standing on sports injury prevention in a WHO safe community: intervention outcome by household employment contract and type of sports.
  British Journal of Sports Medicine, 2005, 39(7), 453-457.
 Web of Science® Times Cited: 7

Martin Hägglund, Markus Waldén, R Bahr and Jan Ekstrand
  Methods for epidemiological study of injuries to prfessional football players: developing the UEFA model
  British Journal of Sports Medicine, 2005, 39, 340-346.
 Web of Science® Times Cited: 105

Martin Hägglund, Markus Waldén and Jan Ekstrand
  Injury incidence and distribution in elite football - a prospective study of the Danish and the Swedish top divisions
  Scandinavian Journal of Medicine and Science in Sports, 2005, 15(1), 21-28.
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 Web of Science® Times Cited: 66

Markus Waldén, Martin Hägglund and Jan Ekstrand
  Injuries in Swedish elite football - a prospective study on injury definitions, risk for injury and injury pattern during 2001
  Scandinavian Journal of Medicine and Science in Sports, 2005, 15(2), 118-125.
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 Web of Science® Times Cited: 72

Markus Waldén, Martin Hägglund and Jan Ekstrand
  UEFA Champions League study: a prospective study of injuries in professional football during the 2001-2002 season
 
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  British Journal of Sports Medicine, 2005, 39(8), 542-546.
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 Web of Science® Times Cited: 114

Jan Ekstrand, Markus Waldén and Martin Hägglund
  A congested football calendar and the wellbeing of players: The correlation between exposure to match play for football players in European clubs during the months prior to the World Cup 2002 and the injuries and performance of these players during the World Cup
  British Journal of Sports Medicine, 2004, 38, 493-497.
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 Web of Science® Times Cited: 46

Jan Ekstrand, Markus Waldén and Martin Hägglund
  Risk for injury when playing in a national football team.
  Scandinavian Journal of Medicine and Science in Sports, 2004, 14(1), 34-38.
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 Web of Science® Times Cited: 34

Jan Ekstrand and J Karlsson
  The risk for injury in football. There is a need for a consensus about definition of the injury and the design of studies
  Scandinavian Journal of Medicine and Science in Sports, 2003, 13(3), 147-149.
 Web of Science® Times Cited: 20

Martin Hägglund, Markus Waldén and Jan Ekstrand
  Exposure and injury risk in Swedish elite football: a comparison between seasons 1982 and 2001
  Scandinavian Journal of Medicine and Science in Sports, 2003, 13(6), 364-370.
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 Web of Science® Times Cited: 44

K Bak, U Jorgensen, Jan Ekstrand and M Scavenius
  Reconstruction of anterior cruciate ligament deficient knees in soccer players with an iliotibial band autograft - A prospective study of 132 reconstructed knees followed for 4 (2-7) years
  Scandinavian Journal of Medicine and Science in Sports, 2001, 11(1), 16-22.
 Web of Science® Times Cited: 12

Jan Ekstrand and S Ringborg
  Surgery versus conservative treatment in soccer players with chronic groin pain: A prospective randomised study in soccer players
  European journal of sports traumatology and related research (Testo stampato), 2001, 23(4), 141-145.
 Web of Science® Times Cited: 20

U. Jorgensen, K. Bak, Jan Ekstrand and M. Scavenius
  Reconstruction of the anterior cruciate ligament with the iliotibial band autograft in patients with chronic knee instability
  Knee Surgery, Sports Traumatology, Arthroscopy, 2001, 9(3), 137-145.
 Web of Science® Times Cited: 19

Ph.D. Theses

Martin Hägglund
  Epidemiology and prevention of football injuries
  2007.


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Markus Waldén
  Epidemiology of injuries in elite football
  2007.


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