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Table. 1.

Table. 1.

Distribution of type and site of injury

Variable Total Pre-COVID-19 Post-COVID-19 p-value
No. of patients 519 253 266
Expired 2 (0.4) 1 (0.4) 1 (0.4) -
Type of injury
Contusion 423 (81.8) 198 (78.6) 225 (84.9) 0.06
Laceration 7 (1.4) 6 (2.4) 1 (0.4) <0.05
Fracture 73 (14.1) 45 (17.9) 28 (10.6) <0.05
Cerebral hemorrhage 10 (1.9) 2 (0.8) 8 (3.0) 0.06
Spinal cord injury 4 (0.8) 1 (0.4) 3 (1.1) 0.34
Site of injury
Head 130 (25.1) 66 (26.2) 64 (24.2) 0.59
Upper extremity 167 (32.3) 82 (32.5) 85 (32.1) 0.91
Shoulder 53 (10.3) 28 (11.1) 25 (9.4) 0.53
Humerus 19 (3.7) 11 (4.4) 8 (3.0) 0.42
Elbow 40 (7.7) 20 (7.9) 20 (7.6) 0.87
Forearm 5 (1.0) 4 (1.6) 1 (0.4) 0.16
Wrist 23 (4.4) 8 (3.2) 15 (5.7) 0.17
Hand 27 (5.2) 11 (4.4) 16 (6.0) 0.39
Lower extremity 136 (26.3) 62 (24.6) 74 (27.9) 0.39
Hip 17 (3.3) 10 (4.0) 7 (2.6) 0.40
Thigh 5 (1.0) 1 (0.4) 4 (1.5) 0.20
Knee 56 (10.8) 24 (9.5) 32 (12.1) 0.35
Lower leg 27 (5.2) 17 (6.7) 10 (3.8) 0.13
Ankle 17 (3.3) 5 (2.0) 12 (4.5) 0.10
Foot 14 (2.7) 5 (2.0) 9 (3.4) 0.32
Spine 84 (16.3) 42 (16.7) 42 (15.8) 0.80
Cervical 6 (1.2) 3 (1.2) 3 (1.1) 0.95
Thoracic 23 (4.4) 10 (4.0) 13 (4.9) 0.61
Lumbar 40 (7.7) 23 (9.1) 17 (6.4) 0.25
Pelvis 15 (2.9) 6 (2.4) 9 (3.4) 0.49

Values are presented as number (%).

COVID 19: coronavirus disease 2019.

Pre-COVID-19: April 1 to November 31, 2019; post-COVID-19: April 1 to November 31, 2020.

Korean J Sports Med 2021;39:110-6 https://doi.org/10.5763/kjsm.2021.39.3.110
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