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Table 5 Injury types sustained by 1565 patients for whom no codes could be mapped to AIS08.

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

Injury type Number of injuries Incidence
Concussive closed head injury 131 7.7%
Other injury to head or face 48 2.8%
Combined thoracic injury code 498 29.3%
Other injury to chest or abdomen 65 3.8%
Upper limb injury 142 8.4%
Pelvic or pelvic joint injury 507 29.8%
Lower limb injury 73 4.3%
Burn injury 235 13.8%
Total 1699 100.0%