Table 4

Frequency and percent of associated injuries to total traumatic spine fracture and in associated traumatic spine fractures (aTSF)

Frequency

Percent in total TSF

Percent in aTSF


SCI

33

5.33

12.45


Open wound

40

6.46

15.09


Open wound plus skull Fx

20

3.23

7.55


Skull Fx

6

0.97

2.26


Brain injury

20

3.23

7.55


ICH + Skull Fx

5

0.81

1.89


Femur Fx

7

1.13

2.64


Tibia, Fibula or Ankle Fx

28

4.52

10.57


Foot Fx

13

2.1

4.91


Femur and Upper limb Fx

3

0.48

1.13


Forearm + Leg Fx

4

0.65

1.51


Femur + Leg Fx

1

0.16

0.38


Humerus Fx

9

1.45

3.4


Forearm Fx

20

3.23

7.55


Hand Fx

6

0.97

2.26


Brain injury + Limb Fx

31

5.01

11.7


Fx + Dislocation

19

3.07

7.17


Total aTSF

265

42.81

100


Fx: Fracture

ICH: Intracranial hemorrhage

Moradi-Lakeh et al. BMC Public Health 2011 11:789   doi:10.1186/1471-2458-11-789

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