Skip to main content

Advertisement

Table 2 Preclinical sequence and interventions

From: Severe thoracic trauma – still an independent predictor for death in multiple injured patients?

  Total n = 529 STT AIS Thorax ≥3 n = 317 MTT AIS Thorax <3 n = 212 P-value
Air-rescue (n / %) 350 / 66.2 221 / 69.7 129 / 60.8 0.022
Rescue time (min ± SD) 88.2 (±52.5) 86.5 (± 47.0) 90.7 (± 59.6) 0.964
Preclinical RR < 90 mmHg (n / %) 87 / 16.4 62 / 19.6 25 / 11.8 0.012
Preclinical intubation (n / %) 308 / 58.2 202 / 63.7 106 / 50.0 0.001
Preclinical chest tube (n / %) 71 / 13.4 67 / 21.1 4 / 1.9 <0.001
Preclinical CPR (n / %) 14 / 2.6 11 / 3.5 3 / 1.4 0.120
Preclinical catecholamine (n / %) 115 / 21.7 83 / 26.2 32 / 15.1 0.002