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Table 1 Mortality by Injury Location

From: Analysis of traumatic injuries presenting to a referral hospital emergency department in Moshi, Tanzania

Location N Proportion* (95% CI) Male: female ratio Number of deaths Crude OR for mortality
Head and neck 353 36.5 (33.6, 39.6) 3.3 25 5.76 (2.57, 12.92)
Chest 125 12.9 (11.0. 15.2) 2.5 6 1.52 (0.61, 3.76)
Back 24 2.5 (1.7, 3.7) 2.4 1 1.24 (0.16, 9.44)
Abdomen and pelvis 62 6.4 (5.0, 8.1) 4.1 3 1.48 (0.44, 5.00)
Extremity 575 59.5 (56.4, 62.6) 2.5 13 0.43 (0.21, 0.87)
Spine 14 1.4 (0.9, 2.4) 6.0 0 --
  1. *Total > 100% as some patients with multiple injuries