Reference 2017-538

REF:            2017-538

Subject:        Trampoline admissions

 

 

Request:

The number of admissions to the Accident and Emergency Department for trampoline related injuries, during the following periods:

2011-2012

2012-2013

2013-2014

2014-2015

2015-2016

2016-2017 (to date)

If you have the information, please can you detail the kind of injury sustained eg. head injury or spinal injury.

 

 

Response:

We are unable to identify ‘Trampoline Injuries’, we would code based on the presenting injury of the patient i.e. broken arm, sprain etc. but not that it was caused by jumping on a trampoline.