Skip to main content

Table 3 Previous mental health problems, pretraumatic stress, third party fault and ISS groups

From: Early posttraumatic stress symptoms and levels of distress in trauma patients treated in the resuscitation room: an exploratory study

Variables Total sample
N = 45
Males
n = 35
Females
n = 10
n (%)
Pretraumatic stress (yes) 14 (31.1) 10 (22.2) 4 (8.9)
Previous mental health problems (yes) 11 (24.4) 8 (17.8) 3 (6.7)
Third party fault (yes) 10 (22) 7 (15.6) 3 (6.7)
Severity of injury (ISS value intervals)
 Mild injury (1–8) 8 (17.8) 6 (13.3) 2 (4.4)
 Moderate injury (9–15) 13 (28.9) 9 (20) 4 (8.9)
 Major injury (16–24) 13 (28.9) 10 (22.2) 3 (6.7)
 Severe injury (25 and above) 11 (24.4) 10 (22.2) 1 (2.2)