Table 3

Prevalence of fall related injuries from 1999 to 2003 (N = 3,842 falls)

1999

2000

2001

2002

2003

P-value†


Number of falls

763

779

689

806

805

No injuries (%)

64.9

63.4

68.1

67.7

68.1

0.169

Minor injuries (%)

32.6

32.7

26.0

28.9

28.1

0.015

Major injuries (%)

2.5

3.9

6.0

3.3

3.9

0.014


Chi-square

Schwendimann et al. BMC Health Services Research 2006 6:69   doi:10.1186/1472-6963-6-69

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