Table 2

Description of gender, mechanism of trauma, shift and age

FeaturesPatients
Age (years)7.3±4.1 (8.0)
Gender
 Female23 (35.9)
 Male41 (64.1)
Mechanism of trauma
 Falls26 (40.6)
 MVC13 (20.3)
 Struck by vehicle12 (18.7)
 Bicycle crash7 (10.9)
 Burns2 (3.2)
 Penetrating trauma1 (1.6)
 Others3 (4.7)
Shift
 Morning12 (18.7)
 Evening33 (51.6)
 Night19 (29.7)
  • Absolute numbers, percentage in parentheses. Except for age; represented by mean, SD and median.

  • MVC, motor vehicles accident.