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Table 1 Demographics of the studied population of severely injured patients with a clavicle fracture

From: Demographics of the injury pattern in severely injured patients with an associated clavicle fracture: a retrospective observational cohort study

  Clavicle fracture
Age overall 45.8 (± 21.9)
Age Type I 39.1 (± 22.7)
  Type II 44.0 (± 20.8)
  Type III 56.0 (± 20.4)
Gender (M/F) 110/54
Trauma mechanism Traffic Car 34 (20.7%)
  Motor 36 (22.0%)
  Bike 32 (19.5%)
  Pedestrian 6 (3.7%)
Sports   1 (0.6%)
Fall   47 (28.6%)
Other   8 (4.9%)
Injured side (L/R/both) 92/70/2
HET* 115 (70.1%)
ISS ** 29.4 (± 10.4)
Admission at Intensive Care Unit 64 (39.0%)
Admission at Medium Care Unit 40 (24.4%)
Direct transport to OR 22 (13.4%)
Mortality At emergency room 2 (1.2%)
  Within < 24 hours 17 (10.4%)
  During admission 16 (9.8%)
  1. *Patients involved in an high energy trauma ** Injury of Severity Score.