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Table 1 Demographic, trauma-related and clinical characteristics

From: Predicting posttraumatic stress disorder in children and parents following accidental child injury: evaluation of the Screening Tool for Early Predictors of Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (STEPP)

  No (%) Mean (SD) Min-max
Sex children    
 Female 66 (41)   
 Male 95 (59)   
Age 161 13.9 (2.8) years 8-17 years
Sex parents    
 Female 120 (77)   
 Male 36 (23)   
Trauma type    
 (Road) traffic accident 115 (71.4)   
 Sports accident 20 (12.4)   
 Other, including falls 26 (16.2)   
ISS   6.8 (7.7) 0-43
Admitted to hospital 113 (70)   
Days in hospital   4.9 (6.1) <1-33
Admitted to (P)ICU 22 (14)   
Days on (P)ICU   1.8 (1.5) <1-6
  1. ISS - Injury Severity Score, (P)ICU - (Pediatric) Intensive Care Unit.