TABLE 6

Comparison of Incidence Estimates of Abusive Fractures in the KID and the Welsh Case-Surveillance Study2

Age, moIncidence, Estimate (95% CI), Cases per 100 000a
KID (2003)Welsh Study (1996–1998)
0–1136.1 (31.0–41.2)48.3 (30.2–77.3)
12–234.8 (3.8–5.7)15.6 (6.9–35.1)
0–2320.6 (18.2–22.9)31.9 (21.2–48.1)
  • a Incidence of fractures attributable to abuse per 100000 children in age group.