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Table 2 Frequently assigned AIS98 codes in VSTR, with dataset incidence and effect of mapping to AIS08.

From: Assessment of the effects and limitations of the 1998 to 2008 Abbreviated Injury Scale map using a large population-based dataset

Incidence AIS98 code Brief injury description AIS severity level if mapped to AIS08
2774 140684.3 Cerebral subarachnoid haemorrhage Decreased
2477 210602.1 Minor(superficial) skin laceration to face Same
2152 650620.2 Lumbar spine fracture - transverse process Same
1993 210402.1 Skin contusion/haematoma to face Same
1974 140652.4 Small cerebral subdural haematoma Same
1973 150200.3 Base of skull fracture - NFS Same
1778 110402.1 Skin contusion/haematoma to scalp Same
1737 752200.2 Clavicle fracture Same
1606 851606.2 Fibula fracture - head/neck/shaft Same
1597 441406.3 Unilateral lung contusion Decreased
1586 110602.1 Minor(superficial) skin laceration to scalp Same
1435 442202.3 Thoracic cavity injury with haemo-/pneumothorax, NFS Multiple severities available
1344 752804.3 Radius fracture - open/displaced/comminuted Decreased
1318 810202.1 Skin abrasion to lower extremity Same
1295 650420.2 Thoracic spine fracture - transverse process Same
1291 250800.2 Maxilla fracture - NFS Same
1289 450220.2 Rib cage fracture - 2-3 rib fractures any location Same
1287 852600.2 Pelvic fracture - NFS Same
1277 650430.2 Thoracic spine fracture - vertebral body, NFS Same
1277 852602.2 Fractured pelvis - closed/undisplaced No map currently available
1215 710202.1 Skin abrasion to upper extremity Same
1194 852604.3 Pelvic fracture - open/displaced/comminuted Same
1186 450232.4 Rib cage fracture - >3 ribs on one side,≤3 on other side, with haemo-/pneumothorax No map currently available
1160 853422.3 Tibia fracture - shaft, open/displaced/comminuted Multiple severities available
1087 851814.3 Femur fracture - shaft Same
1085 450804.2 Sternum fracture Same
1070 753000.2 Scapula fracture Same
1049 160202.2 Concussive injury - unconsciousness < 1 hr Same
1028 710602.1 Minor(superficial) skin laceration to upper extremity Same
1026 650432.2 Thoracic spine fracture - vertebral body, minor compression (< = 20% loss of anterior height) Same
1022 910200.1 Skin abrasion, multiple regions or NFS Same
984 441410.4 Bilateral lung contusion Decreased
964 810402.1 Skin contusion/haematoma to lower extremity Same
958 210202.1 Skin abrasion to face Same
948 752604.3 Humerus fracture - open/displaced/comminuted Decreased
929 251800.2 Zygoma fracture Decreased
917 510402.1 Skin contusion/haematoma to abdomen Same
886 810602.1 Minor(superficial) skin laceration to lower extremity Same
883 753204.3 Ulna fracture - open/displaced/comminuted Decreased
870 450222.3 Rib cage fracture - 2-3 rib fractures any location, with haemo-/pneumothorax No map currently available
849 650230.2 Cervical spine fracture - vertebral body, NFS Same
826 450212.1 Rib cage fracture - 1 rib Same
800 210600.1 Skin laceration to face, NFS Same