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Table 4 Prevalence of any problems in EQ-5D Dimensions & Cognitive Ability by injury and healthcare characteristics

From: A cohort study of short-term functional outcomes following injury: the role of pre-injury socio-demographic and health characteristics, injury and injury-related healthcare

    EQ-5D Dimensions   
    Mobility Self-Care Usual Activities Pain, Discomfort Anxiety, Depression Cognitive
  N % % (95% CI) % (95% CI) % (95% CI) % (95% CI) % (95% CI) % (95% CI)
Body region injured               
Lower Extremity 1081 38 64 (61, 67) 20 (17, 22) 54 (51, 57) 70 (67, 73) 20 (18, 22) 9 (7, 11)
Upper Extremity 783 27 9 (7, 11) 27 (24, 31) 48 (44, 51) 66 (63, 69) 19 (17, 22) 11 (9, 13)
Head & Neck 125 4 23 (16, 31) 10 (6, 17) 52 (42, 61) 48 (39, 58) 33 (25, 42) 41 (32, 50)
Spine & Back 269 9 54 (48, 60) 30 (25, 36) 61 (55, 67) 74 (69, 80) 24 (19, 29) 18 (14, 23)
Torso 69 2 22 (13, 33) 17 (9, 28) 35 (24, 47) 58 (46, 70) 10 (4, 20) 6 (2, 14)
Multiple regions 529 19 42 (38, 47) 28 (24, 32) 63 (59, 67) 76 (72, 79) 31 (27, 35) 25 (21, 28)
Nature of injury               
Fractures 513 18 36 (32, 40) 24 (20, 28) 51 (47, 56) 66 (62, 70) 20 (17, 24) 9 (7, 12)
Sprains & Strains 729 26 50 (47, 54) 23 (20, 26) 54 (51, 58) 73 (69, 76) 21 (18, 24) 10 (8, 13)
Concussion 22 1 23 (8, 45) 5 (0, 23) 68 (45, 86) 59 (36, 79) 32 (14, 55) 46 (24, 68)
Open Wounds/Amputations 132 5 14 (9, 22) 17 (11, 24) 36 (28, 45) 54 (45, 63) 17 (11, 24) 8 (4, 14)
Contusions/Superficial 70 2 39 (27, 51) 17 (9, 28) 39 (27, 51) 57 (45, 69) 21 (13, 33) 11 (5, 21)
Other single injury type 279 10 37 (31, 43) 26 (21, 32) 49 (43, 55) 64 (58, 70) 22 (17, 27) 13 (10, 18)
Multiple injury types 1111 39 42 (39, 45) 25 (23, 28) 59 (56, 62) 72 (70, 75) 26 (23, 28) 20 (18, 23)
Intent of injury event               
Accidental 2,729 95 41 (40, 43) 24 (22, 25) 53 (52, 55) 69 (68, 71) 22 (20, 23) 13 (12, 15)
Assault 113 4 33 (24, 42) 25 (17, 34) 62 (52, 71) 67 (58, 76) 40 (31, 49) 39 (30, 49)
Admitted to hospital               
Yes 871 31 48 (44, 51) 30 (27, 33) 62 (59, 66) 73 (70, 76) 28 (25, 31) 19 (16, 22)
No 1,970 69 38 (36, 41) 21 (19, 23) 50 (48, 52) 68 (66, 70) 20 (19, 22) 13 (11, 14)
Self-perceived threat to life               
Yes 247 9 53 (47, 59) 37 (31, 43) 64 (58, 70) 74 (68, 79) 43 (37, 49) 32 (26, 38)
Maybe/Possibly 93 3 48 (38, 59) 23 (15, 32) 71 (61, 80) 78 (69, 86) 38 (28, 48) 31 (22, 42)
No 2,469 86 40 (38, 42) 22 (21, 24) 52 (50, 54) 68 (66, 70) 19 (18, 21) 12 (10, 13)
Self-perceived threat of disability             
Yes 799 28 50 (46, 53) 31 (27, 34) 63 (60, 67) 79 (76, 82) 32 (29, 36) 19 (16, 22)
Maybe/Possibly 368 13 42 (37, 47) 22 (17, 26) 56 (50, 61) 72 (67, 77) 20 (16, 24) 13 (10, 17)
No 1,630 57 36 (34, 39) 20 (18, 22) 48 (46, 51) 63 (61, 65) 18 (16, 20) 12 (10, 13)
Access to healthcare services               
No trouble 2,540 89 40 (38, 42) 23 (21, 24) 52 (50, 54) 68 (66, 70) 21 (19, 23) 13 (12, 15)
Trouble 288 10 52 (46, 58) 33 (28, 39) 70 (64, 75) 81 (76, 85) 36 (30, 41) 24 (19, 30)