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Table 2 Physiological responses of and procedures underwent by the hospitalized trauma patients

From: Use of the reverse shock index for identifying high-risk patients in a five-level triage system

Variables RSI < 1 RSI  1 Odds ratio p
N = 348 N = 10466 (95 % CI)
Physiological response, n (%)     
 GCS < 13 105 (30.2) 749 (7.2) 5.6 (4.41–7.13) <0.001
 Respiratory rate <10 or >29 15 (4.3) 33 (0.3) 14.2 (7.66–26.47) <0.001
Procedures performed, n (%)     
 Cardiopulmonary resuscitation 12 (3.4) 11 (0.1) 33.9 (14.87–77.48) <0.001
 Intubation 82 (23.6) 369 (3.5) 8.4 (6.45–11.03) <0.001
 Chest tube insertion 36 (10.3) 172 (1.6) 6.9 (4.74–10.06) <0.001
 Blood transfusion 44 (12.6) 264 (2.5) 5.6 (3.99–7.85) <0.001