Severity and predictors of head injury due to bicycle accidents in Western Australia

  title={Severity and predictors of head injury due to bicycle accidents in Western Australia},
  author={Dominik Baschera and Adam Lawless and Robin Roeters and Christian Frysch and Ren{\'e} Zellweger},
  journal={Acta Neurochirurgica},
Background Head and face injuries are the second most frequently reported injuries among bicyclists. Recently, helmet usage has increased, and in some countries, helmet laws have been introduced. However, subsequent changes in the incidence and severity of traumatic brain injury (TBI) are unknown, and data on neurosurgical interventions are lacking. Therefore, we analyzed a cohort of bicyclists with TBI, in a state with an enforced helmet law, and compared our results with the available… 
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