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Table. 1 Participants demographics (n = 13)

From: Discharge from the trauma centre: exposure to opioids, unmet information needs and lack of follow up—a qualitative study among physical trauma survivors

Age, mean (range) 50 (19–78)
 < 35, n (%) 4 (30.8)
 35–50 2 (15.4)
 50–65 4 (30.8)
 > 65 3 (23)
Gender, male 11(84.6)
Living with partner 9 (69.2)
Living with children < 18 years 3 (23)
Pre-injury work status
Full-time or studying 10 (76.8)
Working part-time 1 (7.8)
Retired 2 (15.4)
Mechanism of Injury
Motor vehicle crash 5 (38.4)
Skiing 3 (23)
Othera 4 (30.8)
Missing 1 (7.8)
Injuries required surgery, n (%) 11 (84.6)
Days admitted to PACUb,c, mean (range) 2.5 (1–7)
Age, mean (range) 50 (19–78)
  1. aOther includes: hit by falling object, fall and sledge ride accident
  2. bPACU post-anesthesia care unit
  3. cNone of the participants required invasive ventilation support during their time at the PACU or were admitted to the Intensive Care Unit