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Table 6 PNI prevalence in trauma patients

From: Nerve injury in severe trauma with upper extremity involvement: evaluation of 49,382 patients from the TraumaRegister DGU® between 2002 and 2015

source region period trauma patients trauma patients with PNI PNI prevalence comment
Noble [4] Canada 1986–1996 5777 162 2,8%  
Tandon 2007 India 2004–2005 500 3 0,6% entirely pediatric trauma patients
Taylor [5] USA 1998 220,593 not available 1,6% solely upper and lower limb trauma patients
Saadat [6] Iran 1999–2004 16,753 219 1,3%  
Castillo-Galvan 2014 Mexico 2008–2012 11,998 134 1,1%  
Huckhagel [9] Central Europe 2002–2015 60,422 1058 1,8% only lower extremity trauma patients
this study Central Europe 2002–2015 49,382 1608 3,3% only upper extremity trauma patients