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Table 1 Deaths according to mechanism of injury and age groups

From: Children and adolescents deaths from trauma-related causes in a Brazilian City

Mechanism Total <1 year 1-4 5-9 10-14 15-17
  530 25 52 50 94 309
–asphyxia / suffocation 25 18 5 1 - 1
–blunt trauma 14 1 3 1 1 8
–stabb 6 - - - 1 5
–drowning 55 1 16 6 14 18
–intoxication 3 1 - - - 2
–fall 21 2 5 4 5 5
–burn related 10 - 6 3 - 1
–firearm 249 - 2 4 33 210
–hanging / strangulation 8 1 - 2 2 3
–road traffic related 138 1 15 28 38 56
 passenger 44 - 5 9 9 21
 pedestrian 77 1 10 18 27 21
 train 2 - - 1 - 1
 bicycle 2 - - - 1 1
 motorcycle 13 - - - 1 12
–others 1 - - 1 - -