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Table 4 Outcomes. Data are expressed as numbers and frequencies for categorical variables and medians and interquartile ranges (25th to 75th percentile). [] = missing values

From: Prehospital management of burns requiring specialized burn centre evaluation: a single physician-based emergency medical service experience

  Study group
n = 86 (100%)
TBSA < 20%
n = 55 (64%)
TBSA ≥20%
n = 31 (36%)
p-value
ISS [21] 4 (1–21) 1 (1–4) 25 (11–25) < 0.001*
Death, n (%) [0] 8 (9.3) 1 (1.8) 7 (23) 0.001*
ICU stay, n (%) [1] 53 (62) 24 (44) 29 (94) < 0.001
ICU length of stay (days) [1] 7 (2–27) 4 (2–6) 22 (7–50) < 0.001*
Total hospital length of stay (days) [1] 14 (1–28) 5.5 (1–18) 30 (8–88) < 0.001*