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Table 2 Frequencies and percentages of injury and hospitalization details of patients with burns (N = 70)

From: Post-traumatic stress disorder and resilience among adult burn patients in Pakistan: a cross-sectional study

Variable Frequency (n) Percentage (%)
Cause of burn   
 Gas explosion 35 50.0
 Acid burn 5 7.1
 Chemical burn 14 20.0
 Liquids and steam 11 15.7
 Electric burn 5 7.1
Total burn surface area   
 10% 10 14.3
 10–20% 21 30.0
 20–30% 39 55.7
Duration of hospitalization
 Less than 1 month 10 14.3
 1 month 31 44.3
 2 months 26 37.1
 3 months 3 4.3
Surgical intervention
 Debridement 48 68.6
 Grafting 22 31.4