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Table 2 Distribution by fracture site of victims who sustained a fracture in a study of motorcycle crash victims in Douala, Cameroon

From: A prospective pilot cohort analysis of crash characteristics and pattern of injuries in riders and pillion passengers involved in motorcycle crashes in an urban area in Cameroon: lessons for prevention

Site Number Percentage
Skull 24 8
Spine 16 (6 cervical spine) 5 · 3
Maxillo-facial 17 5 · 7
Ribs 19 6 · 4
Upper limb   
Clavicle/scapula 2 0 · 7
Humerus 20 6 · 6
Radius/Ulna 29 9 · 7
Wrist and hand 12 4
Lower limb   
Pelvis girdle 11 3 · 7
Femur 19 6.4
Tibia/fibula 113 37 · 8
Foot 17 5 · 7
Total 299 100