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Table 1 epidemiology_control_PNI

From: Nerve trauma of the lower extremity: evaluation of 60,422 leg injured patients from the TraumaRegister DGU® between 2002 and 2015

  Control group PNI group
proportion of all leg injured patients (%) 98,2 1,8
male (%) 68,4 80,0
mean/median age (years) 46,7/46,0 (SD 21,8) 38,1/36,0 (SD 17,1)
1–15 years (%) 3,4 2,2
16–59 years (%) 67,5 86,1
60–69 years (%) 10,0 6,5
70–79 years (%) 10,3 4,1
80 years or more (%) 8,9 1,1
  1. Table_epidemiology_control_PNI: This table shows epidemiological data of 60,422 lower extremity trauma patients with and without ascertained peripheral nerve injury. Supplementary to the mean age of both groups a further classification into 5 age bands was performed. Control group leg trauma patients without recorded nerve injury, PNI group leg trauma patients with accompanying nerve injury, SD standard deviation