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Table 3 Injury rates of upper-lower extremity, head/neck, spinal and body group according to the ISS anatomical classifications

From: A descriptive study of orthopaedic injuries due to parachute jumping in soldiers

  n (%)
ISS Upper Extremity group
 Hand 1 (5,6)
 Wrist 1 (5,6)
 Elbow 2 (11,1)
 Arm 2 (11,1)
 Whole upper extremity 3 (16,7)
 Shoulder 9 (50)
ISS Lower Extremity group
 Foot 32 (24,1)
 Ankle 18 (13,5)
 Leg 10 (7,5)
 Knee 7 (5,3)
 Thigh 5 (3,8)
 Whole lower extremity 42 (31,6)
 Pelvis 19 (14,3)
ISS head and neck spinal group
 Head yes 25 (13,5)
 Neck, yes 2 (1,1)
 Spine, yes 34 (18,4)
ISS Body group
 Thorax, yes 6 (66,7)
 Abdomen, yes 3 (33,3)
 Skin, subcutaneous superficial, yes 1 (11,1)
  1. Descriptive statistics are given as numbers (%)
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