Table 1

Clinical and demographic details of 2381 patients included in the cohort study

Total (N)2381
Male/female, n (%)1654 (69)/727 (31)
Mean age (years)50.2±0.4
Mean ISS (mean)18.7±0.2
Mean CCI score (mean)0.35±0.02
Median total cost ($C)10 048.54
Median direct cost ($C)7396.18
Median indirect cost ($C)2663.66
Mechanism of injury
Falls439
MVC425
Impairment277
Violent266
Motorcycle163
Stab160
Pedestrian115
Suicide/self-harm103
ATV/dirt bike94
Cyclist64
GSW58
Heavy machinery20
ALC patients, n (%)254 (11)
Any PSI, n (%)453 (19)
  • Error values reported as SEM.

  • Impairment: drug/alcohol-related.

  • ALC, alternate level of care; ATV, all-terrain vehicle; CCI, Charlson Comorbidity Index; GSW, gunshot wound; ISS, Injury Severity Score; MVC, motor vehicle collision; PSI, patient safety indicator.