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Table 7 AIS2+ injuries of children injured in bicycle-only crashes (n = 999 injuries, mean number of injuries per cyclist = 1.17), 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 0.9% 0.0% 1.5% 0.4% 14.2% 0.1% 17.1%
Face 1.2% 0.1% 0.0% 2.7% 0.0% 0.0% 4.0%
Neck 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.1% 0.1%
Head face, neck unspec. 0.0 % 0.0 % 0.0 % 0.0 % 0.0 % 0.0 % 0.0 %
Torso 0.2% 0.0% 1.6% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 1.8%
Vertebral column 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
Upper extremities 65.4% 0.1% 0.0% 0.5% 0.0% 0.1% 66.1%
Lower extremities 7.9% 1.1% 0.0% 1.9% 0.0% 0.0% 10.9%
System-wide or unspec. 0.0 % 0.0 % 0.0 % 0.0 % 0.0 % 0.0 % 0.0 %
All regions 75.6% 1.3% 3.1% 5.5% 14.2% 0.3% 100.0%
  1. Each cell shows the proportion of AIS 2+ injuries of the corresponding category among all AIS2+ injuries of the subgroup (children injured in bicycle-only crashes); the statistical unit is the injury, not the casualty