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Table 5 Complications among the victims

From: Injury characteristics and outcome of road traffic crash victims at Bugando Medical Centre in Northwestern Tanzania

Complications Frequency Percentage
Wound sepsis 384 79.3
Complications of fractures 98 20.2
Complications of abdominal surgery 34 7.0
Hemorrhagic shock 26 5.4
Tetanus 10 2.1
Skin grafting failure 6 1.2
Subcutaneous emphysema 3 0.6
Empyema thoracis 2 0.4
Re-amputation 2 0.4
Neurological deficit 1 0.2