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Table 1 Descriptive analysis of categorical variable N = 254

From: Comparison of ISS, NISS, and RTS score as predictor of mortality in pediatric fall

Variable Frequency Percentage
Male 175 68.9
Admitted 245 96.5
ED death 9 3.5
Mode of transport
 Taxi, motor rickshaw 79 31.1
 Private car 87 34.3
 Ambulance 83 32.7
 Police 1 0.4
 Other 4 1.6
SBP on arrival
 ≤90 mmHg 45 17.7
 >90 mmHg 209 82.3
GCS on arrival   
 Severe (≤8) 78 30.7
 Moderate (9–12) 42 16.5
 Mild (13–15) 134 52.8
Intubation within an hour
 Yes 90 35.4
 Intubated before arrival 13 5.1
ICD within an hour 14 5.5
Death 38 15.0
Age in years
 0–1 29 11.4
 2–3 94 37.0
 4–6 69 27.2
 7–12 62 24.4
Time of incident (in hours) (N = 245)
 1–4 a.m. 3 1.2
 5–8 a.m. 9 3.7
 9–12 a.m. 61 24.9
 13–16 p.m. 82 33.5
 17–20​ p.m. 76 31.0
 21–24​ p.m. 14 5.7
  1. ED emergency department, SBP systolic blood pressure, GCS Glasgow Coma Scale