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A Wii fracture reported in the New England Journal of Medicine

Yesterday the New England Journal of Medicine reported that a 14-year-old patient in England has sustained a fracture as a result of an intense session of Wii Fit:

In the United Kingdom, a healthy 14-year-old girl presented to the emergency department at Horton General Hospital in Banbury (near Oxford), having sustained an injury to her right foot with associated difficulty in mobilization. She had been playing on her Wii Fit balance board and had fallen off, sustaining an inversion injury.

This follows the NEJM's identification of the first case of Acute Wiitis three years ago.

Via Clinical Cases and Images Blog

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