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Table 2 Outcomes at emergency department and after 72-h follow-up

From: Serum lactate as a predictor of early outcomes among trauma patients in Uganda

Characteristic,n(%) Kampala trauma score II pvalues
Total (n = 502) Severe (n = 108) Non-severe (n = 394)
ED disposition     
 Admitted 183 (36) 88 (48) 95 (52) <0.001
 Discharged 319 (64) 20 (7) 299 (94)  
72-h disposition     
 Discharged 102 (56) 36 (35) 66 (65) <0.001
 Still on ward 61 (33) 33 (54) 28 (46) <0.001
 Still in ICU 3 (2) 2 (67) 1 (33) 0.11
 Dead 17 (9) 17 (100) 0 (0) <0.001