volume 99, issue 4, P548-550 1997
DOI: 10.1542/peds.99.4.548
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C. T. Albanese, M. J. Gardner, M. A. Adkins, L. Schall, J. M. Lynch

Abstract: The present study demonstrated that recreational single rope tree swing injuries among children resulted in significant morbidity regardless of the height of the fall. This activity carries a substantial risk for serious injury. The mechanism of injury, clinical data, and the importance of medical awareness and patient education are emphasized.