INJURY AND ILLNESS SURVEILLANCE

Manage large-scale health monitoring projects, identify risk factors, measure the impact of prevention strategies and protect athletes’ health

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Monitor, Analyze, Prevent. Easily.

The world’s top sport organizations and injury research centers are trusting AthleteMonitoring to manage in and out-competition injury and illness surveillance, collect data for qualitative research projects and protect athletes’ health and well-being. See what it can do for you!

Identify injury trends

Measure the type, number and frequency of health problems.

Determine risk factors

Identify modifiable and non-modifiable factors that increase the risk of health problems.

Measure cost of injury

Accurately measure the severity and burden of illnesses and injuries on athletes’ ability to train and compete.

Evaluate preventive measures

Measure the effectiveness of prevention initiatives by comparing pre and post implementation injury data.

Evidence-based illness and injury surveillance made simple

Get a complete and nuanced picture of your athletes’ health burden with IOC-recommended tools and methods

Validated tools

AthleteMonitoring incorporates the OSTRC Questionnaire on Health Problems (OSTRC-H), an innovative injury and illness surveillance tool, scientifically validated for use in youth, amateur, Olympic and professional athletes. It also includes the latest Sport Medicine Diagnostic Coding System (SMDCS-2) and the Orchard Sports Injury and Illness Classification System (OSIICS-13).

Aligned with the IOC

AthleteMonitoring is fully aligned with the 2020 International Olympic Committee (IOC) consensus statement as well as FIFA, FINA, IAAF, IGF consensus statements. It can be adapted to the IOC’s injury and illness surveillance system for multisport events,  can be extensively customized directly by users and quickly adapted to virtually any sport, event and context.

Easy as 1-2-3

Getting started is easy: 1) Customize data collection forms, questionnaires and consent forms; 2) invite athletes to participate and; 3) automatically collect quality data and instantly generate all key illness and injury metrics and epidemiologic statistics you need to make informed decisions or write quality research papers.


The success of our national health screening and monitoring program is dependent on a secure, adaptive and innovative system which AthleteMonitoring continuously provides us

-Lars Haugvad, physiotherapist

Norwegian Olympic / Paralympic Program | Olympiatoppen

Better injury surveillance. Better prevention.

Optimize your prevention strategies with the most accurate illness and injury surveillance system available today

Collect data

Athletes complete their daily / weekly health survey and self-report acute and overuse injuries, illnesses, symptoms, time-loss, medications, personal comments and more, using their smartphones or tablets.

Analyze data

Visualize key injury surveillance metrics in real-time, including: incidence, prevalence, severity, burden, time loss, injury rates, athlete availability and more.

Make decisions

Instantly identify the type, number and frequency of health problems, modifiable and non-modifiable factors, and determine prevention strategies to reduce the risk and improve athlete care.

Evaluate Results

Use the built-in injury surveillance dashboard to evaluate the effectiveness of your prevention strategies with evidence-based tools and methods. Export all key graphs, statistics and raw data in seconds and save researchers’ time and resources.

How it Works

AthleteMonitoring brings qualitative illness and injury surveillance to all sport organizations. Here is how it works.

CUSTOMIZE FORMS

Adapt the OSTRC questionnaire, add custom questions, add group-specific consent forms

SET BASELINE QUESTIONNAIRE

Add custom baseline questionnaire(s), define completion sequence

ACTIVATE REMINDERS

Activate reminders & notifications, verify training activities, injury mechanisms

INVITE PARTICIPANTS

Add / import athlete accounts, or add the  app’s self-signup link on your website

COLLECT DATA

Athlete complete the OSTRC questionnaire or health practitioners complete daily questionnaire

ANALYZE RESULTS

Open the health dashboard to visualize and export epidemiologic statistics

Shape the System to Fit your Needs

This is a unique platform that adapts to your sport, level, event, brand, methodology, language, culture and structure

Make it yours

AthleteMonitoring is multi-team, multi-sport, supports 12 languages (English, French, German, Dutch, Arabic, Danish, Spanish, Portuguese, Thai, Chinese, Norwegian and Finnish) and can be branded to your organization (URL, logo, colors, etc)

Add extra features

Use the platform to monitor workload, readiness, performance and more with its optional wellness, workload management and assessment modules. Record, import, store and monitor data from any sport, performance, strength & conditioning, testing and injury prevention program or protocol.

Customize it all

Easily tailor the system to your unique needs. Customize data collection forms, OSTRC questionnaires, activities, injury mechanisms, dashboards – anything! Use your preferred diagnosis system, add baseline of periodical health questionnaires, terminology, benchmarks and more.

A One-Stop Solution to Work Better. Faster.

All your data in one place

Centralize all illness and injury data, diagnoses, SOAP notes. Securely share information between the research-medical-performance teams, and improve data collection, analysis and management on a secure, HIPAA and GDPR compliant platform.

Improve Communication

Take advantage of encrypted data and file storage, instant messaging, secure communication and bring epidemiologists, medical practitioners, coaches, S&C specialists and athletes together to create excellence.

Stay informed and focused

Extract anonymized data for research or take advantage of real-time epidemiologic statistics, dashbioards, intelligent alerts, automated reminders & customizable reports to easily make sense of complex data.

Streamline record keeping

Say goodbye to notepads, multiple Google forms & bulky spreadsheets as you securely manage data & records online in seconds. Store athlete injury surveillance data, docs, videos, medical records, questionnaire results and more, while maximizing data protection and privacy.

Save time & resources

Reduce data analysis time and the need of hiring specialized human resources, with AthleteMonitoring automated data analyzis and built-in epidemiological statistics. Calculate prevalence, incidence, burden, severity, etc. and produce complex graphs, data tables and easy-to-interpret reports in seconds, without the help of a biostatistician.

We’re here to help!

Our friendly support team is always here for you. Product training and sport science support are free and unlimited. The platform is constantly enhanced and all updates are included with each subscription.

Stay connected

Use the app anywhere, anytime, on any device.

Easy to use

100% customizable

Mobile-ready

Available in 11 languages

HIPAA & GDPR compliant

Aligned with IOC consensus statements

Push notifications

Secure messaging

Real-time epidemiologic statistics

Safe, secure & confidential

Read the Science

International Olympic Committee consensus statement: methods for recording and reporting of epidemiological data on injury and illness in sport 2020 (including STROBE Extension for Sport Injury and Illness Surveillance (STROBE-SIIS))
Consensus statement on the methodology of injury and illness surveillance in FINA (aquatic sports)
Sport Medicine Diagnostic Coding System (SMDCS) and the Orchard Sports Injury and Illness Classification System (OSIICS): revised 2020 consensus versions
Descriptive Epidemiology of Non-Time-Loss Injuries in Collegiate and High School Student-Athletes
Development and validation of a new method for the registration of overuse injuries in sports injury epidemiology: the Oslo Sports Trauma Research Centre (OSTRC) Overuse Injury Questionnaire
Implementation of the 2017 Berlin Concussion in Sport Group Consensus Statement in contact and collision sports: a joint position statement from 11 national and international sports organisations
Tennis-specific extension of the Committee consensus statement recording and reporting of epidemiological injury and illness in sport 2020
International consensus statement: methods for recording and reporting of epidemiological data on injuries and illnesses in golf
Methodological quality of the injury surveillance system used in international athletics championships (IAAF)
Matching the choice of injury/illness definition to study setting, purpose and design: One size does not fit all!
Measuring sports injuries on the pitch: a guide to use in practice
Prospective monitoring of health problems among recreational runners preparing for a half marathon

 Injury surveillance in multi-sport events: the International Olympic Committee approach

Download our Free Guide to Injury / Illness surveillance and Prevention in Sports

In this document, you’ll learn how to implement a best practice illness and injury prevention program within your team, club or sport organization, with the evidence-based methods and tools recommended by the International Olympic Committee (IOC).