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Table 2 AIS depending on BA

From: Alcohol and trauma: the influence of blood alcohol levels on the severity of injuries and outcome of trauma patients - a retrospective analysis of 6268 patients of the TraumaRegister DGU®

Relevant injury (AIS ≥ 3) of   BAL negative BAL positive p-value
Head n (%) 2092 (39.7%) 405 (48.7%) <.001
Thorax n (%) 2195 (41.6%) 267 (32.1%) <.001
Abdomen n (%) 570 (10.8%) 77 (9.3%) .18
Extremities / pelvis n (%) 1378 (26.1%) 143 (17.2%) <.001
  1. BAL, Blood Alcohol Levels; AIS, Abbreviated Injury Scale