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Table 7 The 72-h return to the ED and 30-day re-admission rates by severity

From: TBI surveillance using the common data elements for traumatic brain injury: a population study

ED TBI severity (GCS) Return to ED within 72 h ( n,%) Re-admitted to the hospital within 30 days ( n,%)
Mild (2,038) 102 (5%) 105 (5.1%)
Moderate (75) 4 (5.3%) 6 (8%)
Severe (280) 5 (1.8%) 24 (8.6%)