Table 2

 Hazard ratios of mortality for athletes in disciplines with different risk of bodily collision and physical contact

Sport typeUnivariate analysis*Multivariate analysis†
Hazard ratio (95% CI)P valueHazard ratio (95% CI)P value
Bodily collision:
 NoReferenceReference
 Yes1.11 (1.06 to 1.15)<0.0011.03 (0.98 to 1.09)0.25
Physical contact:
 LowReferenceReference
 Moderate0.97 (0.93 to 1.02)0.250.96 (0.92 to 1.01)0.16
 High1.16 (1.11 to 1.22)<0.0011.13 (1.06 to 1.21)<0.001

*Adjusted for sex, year of birth, and nationality.

†Additionally includes both bodily collision and physical contact in model.