Table 2

Details of snowboarding-related spinal injuries

ParameterSnowboarders (n=171)
Location of Injuries
 Cervical (C1–C7)11
 Thoracic (T1–T12)62
 Lumbar (L1–L5)90
 Sacrum and coccyx8
Fracture type
 Compression92
 Burst22
 Dislocation (anterior)12
 Hangman*1
 Cervical facet subluxation2
 Cervical central cord injury3
 Spinous process4
 Transverse process27
 Coccyx8
  • *Levine type Ⅱ.

  • †Cervical cord injury without fracture or dislocation.