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Table 3 Specific activities associated with the occurrence of pediatric fractures during leisure activities

From: An epidemiological evaluation of pediatric long bone fractures — a retrospective cohort study of 2716 patients from two Swiss tertiary pediatric hospitals

Type of leisure activity accident Infants (< 2 yrs) Pre-school children (2 to < 6 yrs) School children (6 to < 11 yrs) Adolescents (11 to 17 yrs) Total
N N (%) N (%) N (%) N (%)
Soccer1 - 5 (6) 72 (25) 105 (33) 182 (26)
Skiing 2 35 (44) 40 (14) 38 (12) 115 (17)
Rollerblade - 3 (4) 35 (12) 23 (7) 61 (9)
Ice skating/ice hockey - 7 (9) 25 (9) 27 (8) 59 (8)
Unclassified leisure activities 1 7 (9) 23 (8) 19 (6) 50 (7)
Horse - 5 (6) 22 (8) 11 (3) 38 (5)
Ball against hand - - 21 (7) 13 (4) 34 (5)
Snowboard - - 5 (2) 27 (8) 32 (5)
Skateboard - 2 10 (3) 14 (4) 26 (4)
Sledding - 5 (6) 12 (4) 9 (3) 26 (4)
Running 1 6 (8) 7 (2) 5 (2) 19 (3)
Gymnastic - 3 4 (1) 7 (2) 14 (2)
Judo - - 5 (2) 7 (2) 12 (2)
Basketball - - 3 3 6 (1)
Motocross - - 2 3 5 (1)
Rugby - - 1 4 5 (1)
Mountain bike - - - 2 2
Uni hockey - - - 2 2
Badminton - - 1 - 1
Handball - - 1 - 1
Rings - - - 1 1
Schwingen2 - - 1 - 1
Tennis - - 1 - 1
Unicycle - - - 1 1
Table tennis - 1 - - 1
Total 4 79 (100) 291 (100) 323 (100) 695 (100)
  1. 1 Soccer accidents including 111 soccer related fractures during club-sport-activities.
  2. 2 Style of folk wrestling native to Switzerland.