Table 2

‚ÄÉCase series including data on sports related physeal fractures

StudyTotal no of growth plate fracturesLocationNo of growth plate fractures associated with organised sportsNo of sports related growth plate fractures associated with growth disturbance
Values in parentheses are percentages.
Larson6784All59 (70)
Stephens6820Distal femur7 (35)5 (71)
Criswell69Distal femur15 (100)3 (20)
McManama70135All35 (26)13 (37)
Lombardo2734Distal femur4 (12)3 (75)
Goldberg2553Distal tibia19 (33)5 (26)
Burkhard2428Distal tibia8 (28)2 (25)
Benton16203All79 (39)4 (5)
Speer11134All29 (22)
Cass7118Distal tibia1 (6)0 (0)
Krueger-Franke33Lower extremity85 (100)9 (11)
Lalonde7212Distal tibia3 (25)1 (33)
Peterson14951All327 (34)
Fischer32378Hand129 (34)
Rhemrev736Proximal tibia1 (17)0 (0)
Barmeda2292Distal tibia22 (24)
Nenopaulos749Distal tibia3 (33)0 (0)