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Table 1 Characteristics of patients by level of trauma center and severity of injuries in two wars

From: Potential benefits of an integrated military/civilian trauma system: experiences from two major regional conflicts

Variable W1 N = 490% (n) W2 N = 429% (n) p-value*
Trauma center    .56
 Level 1 69.6 (341) 71.6 (307)  
 Level 2 30.4 (149) 28.4 (122)  
ISS >16 Level 1 n = 46 n = 55 .0007
 Directly to Level 1 43.5 (20) 76.4 (42)  
 Secondary Transfer to Level 1 56.5 (26) 23.6 (13)  
  1. *Fisher exact test