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Table 1 General characteristics of unstable pelvic fractures

From: Functional outcome of unstable pelvic fractures treated in a level III hospital in a developing country: a 10-year prospective observational study

Variables Items Number
Age Less than 20 5
20–40 40
41–60 15
61–80 8
Gender Males 45
Females 23
Types of unstable pelvic fracture Tile B 45
Tile C 23
Open fracture 15
Closed fracture 53
Mechanism of injury Road traffic crash 50
Falls 8
Crush (other than road traffic crash) 5
Assault 2
Direct impact from falling objects (walls, trees, rocks) 3
Clinical states on admission and associated lesions Hypovolemic shock 23
Glasgow coma score lees than 13 2
Injury severity score more than 9 50
Upper and lower limb fractures 13
Chest injuries 3
Abdominal injuries 4
Urogenital injuries 8
Head injuries 2
Neurological injuries 3