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Table 3 Deaths on the scene and total number of patients with unintentional and intentional injuries

From: Impact of the COVID-19 outbreak on severe trauma trends and healthcare system reassessment in Lombardia, Italy: an analysis from the regional trauma registry

Number of deaths COVID-19
N° 744
no COVID-19
N° 1150
P value
Total deaths on scene [n (%)] 130 (17.5) 78 (6.8) < 0.001a
Unintentional road-related [n (%)] 21 (2.8) 20 (1.7) 0.138
Unintentional falls [n (%)] 12 (1.6) 6 (0.5) 0.899
Others unintentional [n (%)] 5 (0.7) 5 (0.4) 0.616
Intentional falls [n (%)] 14 (1.9) 6 (0.5) 0.627
Self inflicted stabs [n (%)] 10 (1.3) 5 (0.4) 0.945
Others self-inflicted [n (%)] 34 (4.6) 16 (1.4) 0.451
Stab from interpersonal violence [n (%)] 2 (0.2) -  
Others from interpersonal violence [n (%)] 2 (0.2) -  
Human intent unknown [n (%)] 30 (4.0) 20 (1.7) 0.802
Deaths on scene plus in hospital deaths for unintentional injuries [n (%)] 305 (41.0) 310 (26.9) < 0.001a
Death on scene plus pts admitted to hospitals for intentional injuries [n (%)] 122 (16.4) 54 (4.7) < 0.001a
  1. aStatistical significance