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Table 2 Longitudinal analysis of health status during one year after a severe injury

From: Longitudinal analysis of health status the first year after trauma in severely injured patients

  EQ-5D
beta (95% CI)
EQ-VAS
beta (95% CI)
HUI2
beta (95% CI)
HUI3
beta (95% CI)
Age 0.001 (− 0.001–0.004) −0.008 (− 0.181–0.166) 0.001 (− 0.001–0.003) 0.001 (− 0.002–0.004)
ASA II1 − 0.004 (− 0.076–0.068) 1.559 (− 3.936–7.054) − 0.022 (− 0.086–0.042) −0.029 (− 0.122–0.064)
ASA III/IV1 − 0.137 (− 0.257– − 0.016)* −6.913 (− 16.540–2.715) −0.176 (− 0.289– − 0.063)* −0.213 (− 0.376– − 0.049)*
Female gender 0.004 (− 0.063–0.070) − 2.481 (− 7.563–2.600) −0.031 (− 0.089–0.027) −0.015 (− 0.101–0.070)
Employed 0.003 (− 0.079–0.084) −3.184 (− 9.601–3.234) 0.041 (− 0.034–0.116) 0.074 (− 0.034–0.182)
Multi person household −0.062 (− 0.139–0.015) −2.928 (− 8.900–3.044) −0.002 (− 0.070–0.066) −0.004 (− 0.104–0.096)
Ventilation − 0.045 (− 0.177–0.088) −4.228 (− 14.446–5.990) −0.023 (− 0.140–0.094) −0.032 (− 0.204–0.141)
Injury2
 Head or face 0.080 (−0.010–0.169) 10.884 (3.982–17.786)* 0.083 (0.003–0.162)* 0.077 (−0.039–0.193)
 Thorax 0.069 (−0.006–0.144) 8.157 (2.371–13.943)* 0.094 (0.028–0.161)* 0.106 (0.009–0.203)*
 Abdomen 0.138 (0.012–0.264)* 7.969 (−1.768–17.706) 0.099 (−0.013–0.212) 0.160 (−0.006–0.326)
 Spine −0.025 (− 0.130–0.080) 3.581 (−4.529–11.692) −0.025 (− 0.119–0.068) −0.033 (− 0.171–0.106)
 Extremity − 0.031 (− 0.122–0.060) 4.042 (− 2.953–11.036) −0.013 (− 0.094–0.067) −0.015 (− 0.133–0.104)
ISS − 0.010 (− 0.017– − 0.004)* −0.803 (− 1.327– − 0.280)* −0.008 (− 0.014– − 0.002)* −0.015 (− 0.024– − 0.006)*
Pre-injury EQ-VAS 0.362 (0.177–0.548)* 0.002 (− 0.000–0.004) 0.002 (− 0.001–0.005)
Pre-injury EQ-5D 0.487 (0.289–0.686)*
H-LOS −0.005(− 0.008– − 0.002)* −0.335 (− 0.567– − 0.103)* −0.005 (− 0.008– − 0.003)* −0.007 (− 0.011– − 0.003)*
GCS −0.009 (− 0.021–0.003) −0.576 (− 1.512–0.360) −0.002 (− 0.012–0.009) −0.002 (− 0.017–0.014)
  1. Legend: Longitudinal analysis adjusted for time. EQ-5D Euroqol-5D, HUI Health Utilities Index, Beta Regression coefficient, CI Confidence interval, ASA American Society of Anaesthesiologists classification, ISS Injury Severity Score, H-LOS Hospital length of stay, GCS Glasgow Coma Scale. *p < 0,05; 1ASA I is the reference category; 2Patients that had at least an injury severity ≥ 3