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Table 2 Number of the 39 injuries reported that were classified as moderate to severe in 34 incidents

From: Injury in kite buggying: the role of the ‘out-of-buggy experience’

AIS score (tot. n.) Anatomic region (tot. n.) Description of injuries Number of injuries
3 (9) Vertebral (7) Fractures Cervical (C4-C5) 2
Dorsal (D9-D12) 3
Coccyx 1
Dislocation Lumbar 1
Knee (3) Fracture-dislocation + torn ligaments 2
2 (30)   Meniscus tear 1
Shoulder (9) Dislocation 4
Fracture 3
Tendon injury 2
Thorax (7) Multiple rib fractures 7
Leg (3) Fracture 3
Ankle (4) Fracture 3
Ligament rupture 1
Head (2) Concussion 2
  Thigh (2) Quadriceps major muscle laceration 2
  Upper limb (2) Multiple fractures 1
  Scaphoid fracture 1
  1. AIS Abbreviated Injury Scale