Table 1

Clinical data for individuals enrolled in the study by ancestry

ALI

No ALI


African Americans (N = 285)

(N = 71)

(N = 187)

Age (± SD)

36.7 ± 17.5

31.9 ± 12.4

Gender (% of males )

32

84

ISS (± SD)

25.3 ± 8.9

22.8 ± 6.3

Blunt Mechanism (%)

(% of Blunt Trauma)

25

59

APACHE (± SD)

45.4 ± 12.4

40.2 ± 13.5

European Americans (N = 269)

(N = 86)

(N = 168)

Age (± SD)

41.8 ± 19.9

39.3 ± 18.5

Gender (% of males )

27

61

ISS (± SD)

26.9 ± 7.5

25.2 ± 7.2

Blunt Mechanism (%)

4

7

APACHE (± SD)

41.9 ± 14.7

35.7 ± 12.8


Rushefski et al. BMC Medical Genetics 2011 12:77   doi:10.1186/1471-2350-12-77

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