Table 2

Primary injury type (n=3888)

Injury typePatients
No%
Sprain77720.0
Laceration73118.8
Contusion or abrasion71418.4
Fracture66517.1
Non-specific soft tissue injury3358.6
Minor head injury2315.9
Burn or scald1273.3
Pulled elbow762.0
Other*571.5
Dislocation401.0
Fingertip/nailbed injury250.6
No injury identified872.2
Unknown/not documented230.6
Total3888100
  • *Other=foreign body (n=18), bite or sting (n=14), dental trauma (n=14), muscle strain or tendon injury (n=10), electric shock (n=1)