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Table 4 Modified Barell body region by nature of injury diagnosis matrix for overall injuries (2003-07)

From: Injuries to pedal cyclists on New Zealand roads, 1988-2007

Body Region Injured Fracture Dislocation,
Sprains &
Strains
Internal Open
wound
Contusion/
superficial
Others
Percent of cyclists injured in crashes involving a collision with a motor vehicle
Traumatic brain injury 6.48 0.00 29.05 0.00 0.00 0.00
Other Head, Face, Neck 3.66 0.21 0.00 26.33 11.91 0.63
Spine and back 12.64 2.93 1.25 0.00 0.00 0.00
Torso 11.81 1.46 11.81 2.30 8.36 1.67
Upper extremity 25.91 5.22 0.00 13.58 7.42 1.25
Lower extremity 24.66 5.22 0.00 13.17 14.73 2.09
Others 0.00 0.21 0.00 4.49 1.78 2.61
Percent of cyclists injured in other crashes
Traumatic brain injury 2.50 0.00 14.90 0.00 0.00 0.00
Other Head, Face, Neck 3.05 0.16 0.00 16.88 9.31 0.16
Spine and back 3.33 1.35 0.59 0.00 0.00 0.00
Torso 4.28 0.91 4.91 1.15 3.65 1.39
Upper extremity 40.33 6.46 0.00 8.87 4.08 0.79
Lower extremity 11.17 6.46 0.00 8.84 10.58 2.14
Others 0.00 0.20 0.00 4.87 1.51 1.19