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Table 1 Inclusion and exclusion criteria for study sample

From: Improving prehospital trauma management for skiers and snowboarders - need for on-slope triage?

Inclusion Exclusion
Primary admission or
transfer to study hospital
Admission period
July 1, 2000 - June 30, 2006
Subjects aged ≥ 16 years Subjects aged < 16 years
Major injury to one of the body regions:
head, spine, chest, pelvis, abdomen
Isolated injury to the limbs
Injury due to skiing or
snowboarding kinematics
Injury due to side activities (e.g. malfunctioning of lift, during break)