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Table 5 Operation rate_specific nerves

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

  Operation rate (%)
all patients with nerve injuries (n = 650)a 16,5 (CI 13,5–19,9)
femoral nerve injuries (n = 66)a 15,2 (CI 7,3–27,9)
sciatic nerve injuries (n = 162)a 13,6 (CI 8,5–20,6)
tibial nerve injuries (n = 168)a 14,3 (CI 9,2–21,3)
peroneal nerve injuries (n = 292)a 20,9 (CI 16,0–26,8)
toe nerve injuries (n = 8)a 0.0 (CI 0,0–46,1)
  1. Table_operation rate_specific nerves: This table shows the operation rates of 650 patients with injured nerves of the lower extremity
  2. CI confidence interval of 95%
  3. aSome patients may suffer from more than one nerve damage