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Table 2 Patient characteristics

From: Routinely recorded versus dedicated time registrations during trauma work-up

  n = 100
Age (years) 40.4 (IQR = 22.7-63.3)
Men 68 (68%)
Blunt trauma 97 (97%)
Mechanism of injury  
- fall from height 26 (26%)
- motor vehicle collision 36 (36%)
- bicycle accident 16 (16%)
- penetrating 2 (2%)
- other 20 (20%)
ISS 4.5 (IQR = 1-13)
Multi trauma patients (defined as ISS > 15) 20 (20%)
Hospital stay (days) 2 (IQR = 1-7)
ICU stay (days) 2 (IQR = 1-5)
Ventilation time (days) 2 (IQR = 1-4.8)
Trauma-related mortality 5 (IQR = 5%)
  1. Data are number (%) or median (interquartile range (IQR)). Abbreviations: ICU Intensive Care Unit, ISS Injury severity score.