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Table 2 Mechanism of injury

From: The impact of direct oral anticoagulants in traumatic brain injury patients greater than 60-years-old

  no-ATT PI VKA DOAC p value
Fall < 1 m 35 (43.8%) 26 (63.4%) 21 (65.6%) 27 (81.8%) 0.0013
Fall > 1 m 17 (21.3%) 9 (22%) 2 (6.3%) 4 (12.1%) < 0.0001
MVA 8 (10%) 3 (7.3%) 3 (9.4%) 2 (6%) ns
Bicycle Accident 16 (20%) 2 (4.9%) 2 (6.3%) 0 (0%) 0.0041
Skiing Accident 3 (3.8%) 0 (0%) 3 (9.4%) 0 (0%) ns
Direct force against head 1 (1.3%) 1 (2.4%) 1 (3.1%) 0 (0%) ns
  1. no-ATT no antithrombotic therapy, PI platelet inhibitors, VKA vitamin K antagonists, DOAC direct oral anticoagulants, MVA motor vehicle accident, ns not significant
  2. Chi square test