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Table 2 Activity at the time of injury or medical emergency (n = 842)

From: Challenges of helicopter mountain rescue missions by human external cargo: need for physicians onsite and comprehensive training

Activity n (%)
Downhill skiing 275 (33)
Hiking 149 (18)
Mountaineering 123 (15)
Ski touring 41 (5)
Snowboarding 39 (5)
Working 34 (4)
Mountain biking 32 (4)
Paragliding 15 (2)
Motor biking 9 (1)
Off-piste skiing 9 (1)
Sledding 8 (1)
Othera 55 (7)
Unknown 53 (6)
  1. ae.g. car driving (n = 4), pedestrian (n = 1), airplane (n = 1), ice-climbing (n = 1)