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Table 6 Compliance with Scandinavian guidelines for minimal, mild and moderate head injuries

From: Evaluation of the Scandinavian guidelines for head injuries based on a consecutive series with computed tomography from a Norwegian university hospital

Compliance to Scandinavian guidelines Minimal injury Mild injury Moderate injury Missing data or not classifiable Overall
  N = 275 N = 525 N = 160 N = 365 N = 1325
Compliance with CT recommendation      
 Yes 126 (45.8%) 525 (100%) 160 (100%) 78 (21.4%) 889 (67.1%)
 No 149 (54.2%) 0 (0%) 0 (0%) 0 (0%) 149 (11.2%)
 Impossible to assess 0 (0%) 0 (0%) 0 (0%) 287 (78.6%) 287 (21.7%)
Compliance with admittance recommendation      
 Yes      
 No 102 (37.1%) 290 (55.2%) 82 (51.2%) 120 (32.9%) 594 (44.8%)
 Impossible to assess or admitted due 16 (5.8%) 68 (13.0%) 25 (15.6%) 9 (2.5%) 118 (8.9%)
 to other reasons than head injury 157 (57.1%) 167 (31.8%) 53 (33.1%) 236 (64.7%) 613 (46.3%)
Compliance with both CT and admittance recommendations      
 Yes      
 No 12 (4.4%) 289 (55.0%) 81 (50.6%) 31 (8.5%) 413 (31.2%)
 Impossible to assess 152 (55.3%) 69 (13.1%) 26 (16.2%)  9 (2.5%) 256 (19.3%)