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Table 6 AIS2+ injuries of 'teenagers and adults injured outside towns' in collisions with a motor vehicle (n = 366 injuries, mean number of injuries per cyclist = 2.30), 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 2.5% 0.0% 9.3% 0.8% 10.7% 0.0% 23.2%
Face 1.9% 0.0% 0.0% 0.8% 0.0% 0.0% 2.7%
Neck 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.3% 0.3%
Head face, neck unspec. 0.0 % 0.0 % 0.0 % 0.0 % 0.0 % 0.0 % 0.0 %
Torso 1.9% 0.0% 11.2% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 13.1%
Vertebral column 11.2% 0.0% 0.3% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 11.5%
Upper extremities 23.8% 1.6% 0.0% 1.1% 0.0% 0.3% 26.8%
Lower extremities 18.6% 1.4% 0.0% 1.6% 0.0% 0.5% 22.1%
System-wide or unspec. 0.0 % 0.0 % 0.0 % 0.0 % 0.0 % 0.3 % 0.3 %
All regions 59.8% 3.0% 20.8% 4.4% 10.7% 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 outside towns in collisions with a motor-vehicle); the statistical unit is the injury, not the casualty