Table 2

Trauma cases reported to TARN by mechanism of injury, 10–24 years, England, 2008–2017, n (%)

YearBlastBlow(s)BurnCrushFall <2 mFall >2 mOtherShootingStabbingRTCTotal
20081 (0.1)254 (12.5)1 (0.1)8 (0.4)155 (7.7)238 (11.8)99 (4.9)29 (1.4)140 (6.9)1099 (54.3)2024
20096 (0.2)339 (12.5)4 (0.1)13 (0.5)272 (10.0)295 (10.9)119 (4.4)41 (1.5)193 (7.1)1425 (52.6)2707
201010 (0.3)481 (14.5)5 (0.2)39 (1.2)312 (9.4)436 (13.2)160 (4.8)52 (1.6)225 (6.8)1594 (48.0)3314
201113 (0.3)655 (15.5)3 (0.1)50 (1.2)498 (11.8)490 (11.6)121 (2.9)53 (1.3)308 (7.3)2030 (48.0)4221
20125 (0.1)634 (14.3)6 (0.1)51 (1.2)577 (13.0)511 (11.6)129 (2.9)40 (0.9)264 (6.0)2207 (49.9)4424
20133 (0.1)538 (12.2)3 (0.1)40 (0.9)607 (13.7)508 (11.5)156 (3.5)40 (0.9)282 (6.4)2241 (50.7)4418
20143 (0.1)516 (11.5)9 (0.2)34 (0.8)624 (14.0)518 (11.6)137 (3.1)35 (0.8)260 (5.8)2337 (52.2)4473
20152 (0.0)597 (12.3)8 (0.2)44 (0.9)658 (13.6)538 (11.1)132 (2.7)46 (1.0)369 (7.6)2448 (50.6)4842
20169 (0.2)612 (12.4)4 (0.1)38 (0.8)633 (12.9)547 (11.1)118 (2.4)57 (1.2)433 (8.8)2471 (50.2)4922
201721 (0.4)625 (11.7)6 (0.1)27 (0.5)686 (12.9)612 (11.5)172 (3.2)56 (1.0)544 (10.2)2586 (48.5)5335
  • RTC, road traffic collision; TARN, Trauma Audit Research Network.