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Table 3 Trauma death in Italy, year 2002: incidence rate × 100,000 inhabitants/year. Deaths are categorized for age, sex and main diagnosis. Vert. Column: spine injuries with or without cord injury. Multiple NOS: multiple internal injuries not otherwise specified

From: Preventable trauma deaths: from panel review to population based-studies

Males Internal organs Skeletal injuries
  Head neck Thorax Abdomen pelvis MultipleNOS Vert. Column Pelvic girdle Limbs Total
00 > 00 3.8 0.0 0.3 0.7 0.0 0.0 0.0 4.9
01 > 04 1.9 0.4 0.1 0.5 0.0 0.0 0.0 2.9
05 > 14 2.3 0.3 0.1 1.0 0.0 0.1 0.0 3.8
15 > 24 14.3 3.3 0.9 9.9 0.2 0.0 0.1 28.7
25 > 34 18.4 4.6 1.0 13.5 0.4 0.1 0.1 38.1
35 > 44 14.1 4.1 0.9 10.7 0.3 0.1 0.1 30.2
45 > 54 13.3 4.0 0.9 9.3 0.2 0.2 0.3 28.2
55 > 64 14.6 4.4 1.0 9.2 0.2 0.3 1.0 30.7
65 > 74 29.9 9.2 1.5 14.7 1.5 0.9 9.5 67.1
75 > 84 55.6 10.1 2.3 20.8 1.7 4.7 63.8 159.1
85 > 120 144.1 17.7 7.0 41.8 4.2 28.4 651.1 894.2
total 16.8 4.2 0.9 10.0 0.4 0.6 8.8 41.6
Females Internal organs Skeletal injuries
  Head neck Thorax Abdomen pelvis MultipleNOS Vert. Column Pelvic girdle Limbs Total
00 > 00 1.1 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.1
01 > 04 0.7 0.1 0.0 0.3 0.0 0.0 0.0 1.0
05 > 14 0.9 0.3 0.2 0.6 0.0 0.0 0.0 2.0
15 > 24 3.4 0.5 0.2 2.5 0.0 0.1 0.1 6.8
25 > 34 3.4 0.7 0.1 2.9 0.1 0.0 0.0 7.2
35 > 44 2.9 0.6 0.3 2.7 0.1 0.0 0.0 6.6
45 > 54 3.6 0.7 0.2 2.7 0.1 0.1 0.2 7.6
55 > 64 3.4 1.1 0.2 3.2 0.1 0.1 1.0 9.2
65 > 74 8.5 1.7 0.4 4.9 0.1 0.5 8.3 24.4
75 > 84 21.2 2.8 1.0 7.4 0.4 3.8 73.5 110.1
85 > 120 74.2 6.9 2.2 12.1 1.0 38.2 697.7 832.2
total 5.8 1.0 0.3 3.1 0.1 1.0 17.9 29.2
Total Internal organs Skeletal injuries
age Head neck Thorax Abdomen pelvis MultipleNOS Vert. Column Pelvic girdle Limbs Total
00 > 00 2.5 0.0 0.2 0.4 0.0 0.0 0.0 3.1
01 > 04 1.3 0.2 0.0 0.4 0.0 0.0 0.0 2.0
05 > 14 1.6 0.3 0.1 0.8 0.0 0.0 0.0 2.9
15 > 24 9.0 1.9 0.5 6.3 0.1 0.0 0.1 17.9
25 > 34 10.9 2.7 0.6 8.2 0.2 0.1 0.1 22.7
35 > 44 8.5 2.3 0.6 6.7 0.2 0.1 0.1 18.4
45 > 54 8.4 2.3 0.6 5.9 0.1 0.2 0.3 17.7
55 > 64 8.8 2.7 0.6 6.1 0.1 0.2 1.0 19.5
65 > 74 17.9 5.0 0.8 9.2 0.7 0.7 8.9 43.1
75 > 84 34.4 5.7 1.5 12.5 0.9 4.2 69.8 128.9
85 > 120 94.9 10.1 3.6 20.9 1.9 35.3 683.9 850.6
total 11.2 2.5 0.6 6.4 0.2 0.8 13.5 35.3