Fidget Spinner Ingestions in Children—A Problem that Spun Out of Nowhere

Patrick T. Reeves, Cade M. Nylund, James M. Noel, David S. Jones, Bruno P. Chumpitazi, Henry Milczuk, R. Adam Noel

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Abstract

The Consumer Product Safety Risk Management System's injury and potential injury database records 13 cases of fidget spinner ingestion since 2016. In addition to a database query, we report 3 additional cases of fidget spinner ingestion to describe patient presentations and subsequent management strategies.

Original languageEnglish (US)
JournalJournal of Pediatrics
DOIs
StateAccepted/In press - Jan 1 2018

Keywords

  • children
  • fidget spinner
  • ingestion
  • injury
  • toy

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Pediatrics, Perinatology, and Child Health

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    Reeves, P. T., Nylund, C. M., Noel, J. M., Jones, D. S., Chumpitazi, B. P., Milczuk, H., & Noel, R. A. (Accepted/In press). Fidget Spinner Ingestions in Children—A Problem that Spun Out of Nowhere. Journal of Pediatrics. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jpeds.2018.01.064