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Table 1 Timing of in-hospital deaths classified by injury severity

From: Learning from 2523 trauma deaths in India- opportunities to prevent in-hospital deaths

Severity Early (<24 h) Delayed (1–7 days) Late (8–30 days) Total
Trauma deaths 601 (29%) 960 (47%) 496 (24%) n = 2057
Mild (ISS < 9) 116 (50%) 67 (29%) 50 (21%) 233 (11%)
Moderate (9–15) 265 (29%) 455 (49%) 202 (22%) 922 (45%)
Severe (16–25) 124 (22%) 277 (48%) 170 (30%) 571 (28%)
Profound (>25) 96 (29%) 161 (49%) 74 (22%) 331 (16%)