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Table 3 Outcomes – Type II missed injury rates

From: The effect of tertiary surveys on missed injuries in trauma: a systematic review

  PRE Tertiary survey implementation POST Tertiary survey implementation
Missed injuries Study population (N) Missed injury rate (%) Missed injuries Study population (N) Missed injury rate (%)
Biffl, 2003 81 3,412 2.37 52 3,442 1.51
Overall 81 3,412 2.37 52 3,442 1.51
  1. Injuries missed at initial assessement and by TTS, detected in-hospital.
  2. TTS Tertiary Survey.