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Table 5 Patients with penetrating cardiac injuries grouped by signs of life and surgery

From: Survival predictor for penetrating cardiac injury; a 10-year consecutive cohort from a scandinavian trauma center

   Surgery n Median Range MV
No SOL on-scene GCS - 0    
(n = 8)   + 8 3   
  Transport - 0    
   + 7 25 9-41 1
  ISS - 0    
   + 8 34 25-75  
SOL lost in transport GCS - 0    
(n = 10)   + 10 3   
  Transport - 0    
   + 8 26 11-43 2
  ISS - 0    
   + 10 26 9-75  
SOL on admission GCS - 7 15 9-15  
(n = 13)   + 6 9 5-15  
  Transport - 6 30 15-180 1
   + 6 21 15-40  
  ISS - 7 21 9-22  
   + 6 25 19-75  
  1. GCS, Glasgow Coma Scale; ISS, Injury Severity Score; n, number of patients; MV, missing values; SOL, signs of life; Transport, transport time (in minutes) from injury to admission