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Table 1 Patient demographics by helmet wearing status among 226 bicyclists treated for traumatic injury, 2008–2018

From: Bike helmets prevent pediatric head injury in serious bicycle crashes with motor vehicles

VariableHelmeted (n = 27)Not helmeted (n = 199)
Age*9 years (Median; IQR 7–13)11 years (Median; IQR 9–13)
Sex
 Male23 (12.3%)164 (87.7%)
 Female4 (10.2%)35 (89.8%)
Race
 White23 (14.4%)137 (85.6%)
 Black4 (7.1%)52 (92.9%)
 Other/Unknown1 (11.1%)8 (88.9%)
  1. *Significant at p < 0.05