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Table 3 Median change of weight (median, [IQR]) from baseline by percent of total body surface area (%TBSA) burn group during selected time points throughout hospitalization

From: Weight changes and patterns of weight measurements in hospitalized burn patients: a contemporary analysis

Groups LOS (days)
7 15 30 45 60 90 105 120
TBSA 1-19% 0.0 [- 0.3-0.9] 0.0 [- 2.5-0.3] -11.6 [- 14.5 to - 8.6] -8.7 - - - -
TBSA 20-39% 8.3 [2.1-16.8] 5.6 [3.6-7.4] -2.9 [- 8.5 to - 1.4] - 8.6 [- 13 to - 4.2] - 8.5 [- 10.6 to -6.4] - - -
TBSA ≥40% 5.3 [- 2.9-11.5] 0.2 [- 7.4-10] - 1.4 [- 6.5-4] -7.6 [- 15-6.8] - 7.2 [- 10.9 to -2.9] - 4.2 [- 18.2-1.7] 3.8 [- 5.9-4.6] - 7.8 [- 16.3 to - 0.3]
  1. LOS length of stay, IQR interquartile range