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Table 1 The frequency (%) and type of road traffic injuries in different road users, during the year prior to study date

From: Epidemiology of traffic injuries and motor vehicles utilization in the Capital of Iran: A population based study

Injury Car occupant Motorcycle rider Pedestrian Total
Superficial 10 (20.0) 29 (58.0) 11 (22.0) 50
Open wound 3 (25.0) 8 (66.7) 1 (8.3) 12
Fracture 1 (2.8) 11 (30.6) 24 (66.7) 36
Head Injury 1 (20.0) 3 (60.0) 1 (20.0) 5
Tendon injury 0 (0.0) 3 (37.5) 5 (62.5) 8
Dislocation 0 (0.0) 1 (33.3) 2 (66.7) 3
Meniscus 0 (0.0) 0 (0.0) 2 (100.0) 2
Death 0 (0.0) 1 (33.3) 2 (66.7) 3
Total 15 (12.6) 56 (47.1) 48 (40.3) 119