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Table 3 Comparison of causes of injury in different degrees of spinal cord injury

From: Epidemiological characteristics of spinal cord injury in Northwest China: a single hospital-based study

EtiologiesASIA scale
A (%)B (%)C (%)D (%)
Low fall129 (17.27)267 (38.81)293 (47.41)976 (68.06)
High fall410 (54.89)277 (37.08)249 (40.29)365 (25.45)
MVCs136 (18.21)78 (11.34)51 (8.25)48 (3.35)
Falling objects57 (7.63)58 (8.43)14 (2.27)24 (1.67)
Sports8 (1.07)5 (7.27)7 (1.13)20 (1.39)
Violence7 (0.94)3 (4.36)4 (0.65)1 (0.07)