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Table 1 Characteristics of included studies-mortality

From: Comparison of whole-body computed tomography vs selective radiological imaging on outcomes in major trauma patients: a meta-analysis

  Male (%) Age (year) Cases(n) ISS Mortality Pvalue
Author Design A B A B A B A B A B
Sierink et al. [38] Re 70.4 71.7 43.91 (19.67)a 43.63 (18.61)a 152 152 18c 18c 13.2 13.2 1.00
Huber-Wagner et al. [19] Re 73.0 73.2 45.2 (19.8)a 44.6 (20.4)a 9233 7486 29.7a 27.7a 17.4 21.4 <0.001
Weninger et al. [39] Re 72.4 73.5 43.5 (17.2)a 40.7 (18.2)a 185 185 26.6a 27.6a 16.8 16.2 n.s.
Wurmb et al. [20] Re 75 77 38 (3-87)b 38 (2-82)b 163 155 27c 24c 8.5 9.0 NA
Hutter et al. [21] Re 75 74 43.9 (19.3)a 43.5 (20.7)a 608 313 28.3a 26.4a 7.9 23.3 <0.001
Wada et al. [23] Re 65 65 40 (26-61)c 42 (23-64)c 132 20 34c 41c 18.1 80 <0.001
Yeguiayan et al. [41] Pro 76.1 73.2 NA NA 1696 254 NA NA 16.3 22 0.02
Kimura et al. [40] Re 71 70 48 (47-49)d 53 (52-53)d 1858 3350 26a 23a 24 28 <0.001
Mao et al. [43] Re 75 72 49.67 (17.17)a 45.24 (15.51)a 48 75 28a 25a 22.9 22.7 0.974
Bi et al. [42] Re NA NA NA NA 58 87 NA NA 20.7 39.1 <0.05
  1. Re, retrospective; Pro, prospective.
  2. ISS, injury severity score.
  3. Mortality during hospital stay; 30-day or 28-day mortality.
  4. ISS, injury severity score.
  5. A, WBCT, whole-body computed tomography.
  6. B, NWBCT, no CT or only dedicated CT of one or combined body regions was done (non-whole- body CT).
  7. NA, not available. n.s., not significant.
  8. amean (SD); bmedian (range); cmedian (IQR); dmedian (95% CI).