Table 5

Mean Years Lost because of Disability (YLD) per case for each associated injury and mean age for associated Traumatic Spine Fracture (aTSF)

Mean age (yr)

YLD according to the type of disability


Long-term

Short-term


SCI

37

17.332

-


Open wound

37

-

0.039


Open wound plus skull Fx

35

8.409

0.072


Skull Fx

28

8.408

0.055


Brain injury

41

10.362

0.055


ICH + Skull Fx

26

15.232

0.081


Femur Fx

43

6.554

0.075


Tibia, Fibula or Ankle Fx

36

-

0.055


Foot Fx

44

-

0.041


Femur and Upper limb Fx

33

7.221

0.087


Forearm + Leg Fx

39

-

0.067


Femur + Leg Fx

59

4.623

0.087


Humerus Fx

46

-

0.052


Forearm Fx

44

-

0.052


Hand Fx

43

-

0.042


Brain + Limb Fx

33

-

0.068


Dislocation

36

-

0.038


Fx: Fracture

ICH: Intracranial hemorrhage

The Years Lost because of Disability (YLD) attributed to the associated injuries were calculated by multiplying total number and YLD per case (considering the weights of Short-term and Long-term disabilities)

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

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