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Table 8 Changes in consensus between rounds 1 and 2 (questions 1–20)

From: Defining major trauma: a Delphi study

Variable Consensus (> 70%) Round 1% Round 2% Related Samples Wilcoxon Signed Rank Test
Pre-existing frailty should be considered Changed to No 70 (>agree) 63.64 (>agree)
21.21 (neutral)
15.15 (>disagree)
0.142
Need for tranexamic acid (TXA)* Changed to Yes 69.22 (>med)
30.77 (Low)
79.41 (>med) 0.124
Need for pelvic binding* Changed to Yes 64.1 (>med)
35.9 (low)
76.47 (>med) 0.432
Perceived need for surgical intervention* Changed to Yes 62.5 (>agree)
22.5 (neutral)
15 (Disagree)
70.59 (>agree) 0.218
Clinicians high index of suspicion can identify major trauma without imaging Changed to Yes 60 (>agree)
15 (neutral)
25 (disagree)
70.59 (>agree) 0.084
Burns should have a separate protocol Changed to Yes 57.9 (>agree)
26.32 (neutral)
15.79 (disagree)
76.47 (>agree) 0.325