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Table 3 Multiple trauma in TBI patients

From: Characteristics of traumatic brain injury patients with abnormal neuroimaging in Southeast Norway

  N (%)
2153 (100)
Multiple trauma (any) 1016 (47)
Injury present and treatment givena
Face 517 (24)
Conservative 356 (17)
Surgical 161 (7)
Cervical fxb 263 (12)
Conservative 225 (10)
Surgical 38 (2)
Thoracic 460 (21)
Conservative 308 (14)
Surgical 152 (7)
Thoracolumbar fx 189 (9)
Conservative 145 (7)
Surgical 44 (2)
Abdominal 124 (6)
Conservative 87 (4)
Surgical 37 (2)
Pelvic fx 101(5)
Conservative 61 (3)
Surgical 40 (2)
Extremities fx 293 (14)
Conservative 109 (5)
Surgical 184 (9)
  1. a One patient may suffer from multiple injuries
  2. b fx: fracture