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Table 3 Specific mechanisms according to age in years

From: Pediatric falls ages 0–4: understanding demographics, mechanisms, and injury severities

Category Total (n) < 1 year n(%) 1 year n(%) 2 years n(%) 3 years n(%) 4 years n(%)
Balcony 6 0 0 3 (50.0%) 3 (50.0%) 0 (0.0%)
Bed 177 88 (49.7%) 29 (16.4%) 26 (14.7%) 23 (13.0%) 11 (6.2%)
Bouncy house 6 0 0 2 (33.3%) 3 (50.0%) 1 (16.7%)
Bouncy seat 3 3 (100.0%) 0 0 0 0
Caregiver’s arms 156 131 (84.0%) 11 (7.1%) 8 (5.1%) 4 (2.6%) 2 (1.3%)
Chair 54 9 (16.7%) 13 (24.1%) 9 (16.7%) 9 (16.7%) 14 (25.9%)
Changing table 7 6 (85.7%) 0 1 (14.3%) 0 0
Couch 58 12 (20.7%) 9 (15.5%) 15 (25.9%) 13 (22.4%) 9 (15.5%)
Counter 27 21 (77.8%) 2 (7.4%) 2 (7.4%) 1 (3.7%) 1 (3.7%)
Crib 5 1 (20.0%) 4 (80.0%) 0 0 0
Deck 3 0 0 0 3 (100.0%) 0
Other furniture 10 2 (20.0%) 1 (10.0%) 1 (10.0%) 3 (30.0%) 3 (30.0%)
High chair 7 1 (14.3%) 5 (71.4%) 1 (14.3%) 0 0
Playground 105 1 (1.0%) 6 (5.7%) 14 (13.3%) 26 (24.8%) 58 (55.2%)
Porch 11 0 (0.0%) 2 (18.2%) 3 (27.3%) 2 (18.2%) 4 (36.4%)
Shopping cart 13 2 (15.4%) 2 (15.4%) 7 (53.8%) 1 (7.7%) 1 (7.7%)
Sports 9 0 2 (22.2%) 1 (11.1%) 1 (11.1%) 5 (55.6%)
Stairs 54 10 (18.5%) 11 (20.4%) 15 (27.8%) 10 (18.5%) 8 (14.8%)
Stroller 11 9 (81.8%) 0 2 (18.2%) 0 0
Table 21 11(52.4%) 3 (14.3%) 3 (14.3%) 3 (14.3%) 1 (4.8%)
Toy 7 0 0 3 (42.9%) 1 (14.2%) 3 (42.9%)
Trampoline 33 1 (3.0%) 4 (12.1%) 3 (9.1%) 7 (21.2%) 18 (54.5%)
Tree 3 0 0 0 (0.0%) 0 3 (100.0%)
Vehicle 13 1 (7.7%) 1 (7.7%) 4 (30.8%) 5 (38.5%) 2 (15.4%)
Wheeled toy 15 0 3 (20.0%) 3 (20.0%) 5 (33.3%) 4 (26.7%)
Window 23 0 3 (13.0%) 8 (34.8%) 8 (34.8%) 4 (17.4%)