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Table 4 Additional injuries in severely injured patients per type of clavicle fracture

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

  Upper extremity Lower extremity Abdominal injury Thorax injury Face injury Head & neck injury
n (%) n (%) n (%) n (%) n (%) n (%)
Type I fracture (n = 10) 3 (30.0 %) 4 (40.0%) 4 (40.0%) 9 (90.0%) 1 (10.0%) 6 (60.0%)
Type II fracture (n = 112) 33 (29.7%) 36 (32.4%) 38 (34.2%) 88 (79.3%) 43 (38.7%) 90 (82.6%)
Type III fracture (n = 42) 7 (16.7%) 13 (31.0%) 11 (26.2%) 28 (66.7%) 16 (38.1%) 37 (88.1%)
No of patients (% of population) 43 (26.4 %) 53 (32.5%) 53 (32.5%) 125 (76.7%) 60 (36.8%) 133 (82.6%)