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Table 8 AIS2+ injuries of children injured in collisions with a motor vehicle (n = 131 injuries, mean number of injuries per cyclist = 1.51), 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 4.6% 0.0% 15.3% 0.0% 24.4% 0.0% 44.3%
Face 1.5% 0.0% 0.0% 0.8% 0.0% 0.0% 2.3%
Neck 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0%
Head face, neck unspec. 0.0 % 0.0 % 0.8 % 0.0 % 0.0 % 0.0 % 0.8 %
Torso 0.8% 0.0% 6.1% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 6.9%
Vertebral column 1.5% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 0.0% 1.5%
Upper extremities 21.4% 0.0% 0.0% 0.8% 0.0% 0.0% 22.1%
Lower extremities 19.1% 1.5% 0.0% 1.5% 0.0% 0.0% 22.1%
System-wide or unspec. 0.0 % 0.0 % 0.0 % 0.0 % 0.0 % 0.0 % 0.0 %
All regions 48.9% 1.5% 22.1% 3.1% 24.4% 0.0% 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 collisions with a motor-vehicle); the statistical unit is the injury, not the casualty