Trauma Monthly

Published by: Kowsar

Bicycle-Related Injuries Presenting to Tabriz Imam Reza Hospital, Iran

Samad Shams Vahdati 1 , 2 , Rouzbeh Rajaei Ghafouri 2 , Sajjad Razavi 2 and Hossein Mazouchian 1 , 3 , *
Authors Information
1 Medical Education Research Centre, Tabriz University of Medical Sciences, Tabriz, IR Iran
2 Emergency Medicine Department, Tabriz University of Medical Sciences, Tabriz, IR Iran
3 Student Research Committee, Tabriz University of Medical Sciences, Tabriz, IR Iran
Article information
  • Trauma Monthly: May 01, 2016, 21 (2); e20856
  • Published Online: March 20, 2016
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: June 1, 2014
  • Revised: October 9, 2014
  • Accepted: November 24, 2014
  • DOI: 10.5812/traumamon.20856

To Cite: Shams Vahdati S, Rajaei Ghafouri R, Razavi S, Mazouchian H. Bicycle-Related Injuries Presenting to Tabriz Imam Reza Hospital, Iran, Trauma Mon. 2016 ; 21(2):e20856. doi: 10.5812/traumamon.20856.

Copyright © 2016, Trauma Monthly. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International License ( which permits copy and redistribute the material just in noncommercial usages, provided the original work is properly cited.
1. Background
2. Objectives
3. Materials and Methods
4. Results
5. Discussion
  • 1. Abbas AK, Hefny AF, Abu-Zidan FM. Seatbelt compliance and mortality in the Gulf Cooperation Council countries in comparison with other high-income countries. Ann Saudi Med. 2011; 31(4): 347-50[DOI][PubMed]
  • 2. Abu-Zidan FM, Al-Mansoor TM, Al-Rukn SA, Bener A. Behaviour of bicyclists in Al Ain city, United Arab Emirates: An observational study. Emirates Med J. 2004; 22: 31-4
  • 3. Abu-Zidan FM, Nagelkerke N, Rao S. Factors affecting severity of bicycle-related injuries: the role of helmets in preventing head injuries. Emerg Med Australas. 2007; 19(4): 366-71[DOI][PubMed]
  • 4. Injury control recommendations for bicycle helmets. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. J Sch Health. 1995; 65(4): 133-9[PubMed]
  • 5. Thompson RS, Rivara FP, Thompson DC. A case-control study of the effectiveness of bicycle safety helmets. N Engl J Med. 1989; 320(21): 1361-7[DOI][PubMed]
  • 6. Wang JT, Li JS, Chiu WT, Chen SH, Tsai SD, Yu WY, et al. Characteristics of bicycle-related head injuries among school-aged children in Taipei area. Surg Neurol. 2009; 72 Suppl 2-40[DOI][PubMed]
  • 7. Hefny AF, Eid HO, Grivna M, Abu-Zidan FM. Bicycle-related injuries requiring hospitalization in the United Arab Emirates. Injury. 2012; 43(9): 1547-50[DOI][PubMed]
  • 8. Eid HO, Bashir MM, Muhammed OQ, Abu-Zidan FM. Bicycle-related injuries: a prospective study of 200 patients. Singapore Med J. 2007; 48(10): 884-6[PubMed]
  • 9. Monea AG, Van der Perre G, Baeck K, Delye H, Verschueren P, Forausebergher E, et al. The relation between mechanical impact parameters and most frequent bicycle related head injuries. J Mech Behav Biomed Mater. 2014; 33: 3-15[DOI][PubMed]
  • 10. Yeung JH, Leung CS, Poon WS, Cheung NK, Graham CA, Rainer TH. Bicycle related injuries presenting to a trauma centre in Hong Kong. Injury. 2009; 40(5): 555-9[DOI][PubMed]
  • 11. Gomei S, Hitosugi M, Ikegami K, Tokudome S. Assessing injury severity in bicyclists involved in traffic accidents to more effectively prevent fatal bicycle injuries in Japan. Med Sci Law. 2013; 53(4): 194-8[DOI][PubMed]
  • 12. World-health-day. 2004;
Creative Commons License Except where otherwise noted, this work is licensed under Creative Commons Attribution Non Commercial 4.0 International License .

Search Relations:



Create Citiation Alert
via Google Reader

Readers' Comments