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Table 4 AIS 2+ injuries of 'teenagers and adults injured in towns', in collisions with a motor vehicle (n = 1282 injuries, mean number of injuries per cyclist = 1.64), Rhône Road Trauma Registry, 1996-2008

From: The injury epidemiology of cyclists based on a road trauma registry

  Fractures Dislocations, Sprains and Strains Internal organ injuries Open wounds Unspecified Other All types
Head 2.7% 0.0% 8.4% 0.8% 16.0% 0.2% 28.0%
Face 3.1% 0.1% 0.0% 0.6% 0.0% 0.1% 3.9%
Neck 0.1% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.3% 0.4%
Head face, neck unspec. 0.0 % 0.0 % 0.5 % 0.0 % 0.0 % 0.0 % 0.5 %
Torso 3.1% 0.0% 7.6% 0.2% 0.0% 0.4% 11.2%
Vertebral column 5.3% 0.2% 0.4% 0.0% 0.1% 0.0% 6.0%
Upper extremities 25.6% 1.6% 0.0% 0.8% 0.2% 0.1% 28.2%
Lower extremities 16.7% 3.1% 0.1% 1.4% 0.0% 0.4% 21.7%
System-wide or unspec. 0.0 % 0.0 % 0.0 % 0.0 % 0.0 % 0.0 % 0.0 %
All regions 56.6% 5.1% 17.0% 3.7% 16.2% 1.4% 100.0%
  1. Each cell shows the proportion of AIS 2+ injuries of the corresponding category among all AIS2+ injuries of the subgroup (teens & adults injured in towns in collisions with a motor-vehicle); the statistical unit is the injury, not the casualty