TABLE 1.

Estimated Injuries Associated With Strollers in the United States, 1994–1998

N%
Contusion/abrasion26 42941
Laceration15 78124
Closed head injury13 85122
Extremity fracture20953
Dental injury8721
Skull fracture494<1
Strain/sprain493<1
Other*43587
  • * Other includes amputation, crush, dislocation, facial bone fracture, foreign body, and not stated (each accounting for <0.5%), and other (5%).