Injuries From Motorized Scooters

JAMA Network Open

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What The Study Did: Motorized scooters are increasingly popular and, in this study, researchers analyzed medical information for 61 adults who visited a single emergency department with scooter-related injuries.

Authors: Jeffrey D. Riley, M.D., of HonorHealth Scottsdale Osborn Medical Center in Arizona, is the corresponding author.

 

(10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2020.1925)

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