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Table 1 Demographic and clinical characteristics of included patients

From: High level of venous thromboembolism in critically ill trauma patients despite early and well-driven thromboprophylaxis protocol

Variable All patients (n = 153)
Demographic characteristics  
 Age (years) 44.6 ± 19.4
 Sex (male) 72% (110)
 BMI (kg/m2) 26.1 ± 6.5
Mechanism of injury  
 MVA 26% (39)
 Motorbike accident 21% (37)
 Fall from high 25% (32)
Severity scores  
 SOFA 24 h 6.4 ± 4.7
 SAPS 2 34.9 ± 19.2
 ISS 23.7 ± 12.7
Clinical presentation  
 Initial GCS 12.4 ± 3.9
 Vasopressor on day 1 22% (34)
 RAP score 11.1 ± 5.6
ICU length of stay (days) 7 [4, 17]
Hospital length of stay (days) 26.5 ± 22. 9
Initiation of thromboprophylaxis (days) 2 ± 1
Mortality 11.8% (18)
  1. Data expressed as mean ± SD or median [quartile 1; 3] according to distribution
  2. Categorical variables expressed as percentage (n)
  3. BMI body mass index, MVA motor vehicle accident, ICU intensive care unit, GCS Glasgow Coma Score, SOFA Sequential Organ Failure Assessment Score, SAPS 2 Simplified Acute Physiology Score 2, ISS Injury Severity Score, RAP score Risk Assessment Profile