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Table 2 Injury severity score and length of stay for admitted patients by mechanism

From: Trends of ED visits, admissions, and deaths for pediatric traumatic brain injury comparing sport and non-sport mechanisms

Mechanism Injury Severity Score on Admission (median) Length of Stay (mean, days)
 Sport 4 1.6
 Unknown 4 1.4
 Struck By/Against 6 2.6
 Fall 9 2.0
 Bicycle Crash 9 2.2
 Burn/Drowning/Penetrating 9 8.9
 Motor Vehicle Crash 10 3.1
 Motor Pedestrian Crash 10 4.1
 Firearm 10 9.9
 Abuse 31 3.5