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Table 4 Incidence of injuries over body regions (some patients injured more than one body region)

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

Body region n (%)
Lower extremities 391 (38)
Upper extremities 250 (19)
Head 188 (16)
Spine 113 (11)
Chest 82 (8)
Pelvis 61 (6)
Abdomen 20 (2)