Table 1

Injury patterns and complications assessed for association with co-morbidity, diabetes status and outcome
Injury patterns Complications
Head AIS 3+ Pneumonia, Wound Infection, Sepsis, UTI
Abdo AIS 3+ Renal Failure
Chest AIS 3+ MI, Arrhythmia, Arrest
Extremity AIS 3+ ARDS, DVT, PE

Abdo, abdomen; AIS, abbreviated injury score; ARDS, acute respiratory distress syndrome; DVT, deep vein thrombosis; PE, pulmonary embolism; UTI, urinary tract infection.

Tebby et al.

Tebby et al. BMC Medicine 2014 12:111   doi:10.1186/1741-7015-12-111

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