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Table 2 Health outcomes at baseline based on family cohesion

From: The association between family cohesion and disability following blunt trauma: findings from a level-I trauma center in Saudi Arabia

Variable Weak N = 40 Strong N = 209 p-value
ISS 6.85 (5.3) 7.54 (6) 0.49
Hospital LOS 8.87 (8.05) 9.37 (11.07) 0.78
Health today scale 56.67 (25.05) 61.30 (24.33) 0.27
Reported disability    
 Yes 40 (100%) 197 (94.24%) 0.12
 No 0 (0%) 12 (5.74%)
Difficulty in mobility, count (%)    
 Yes 32 (80%) 133 (63.64%) 0.05
 No 8 (20%) 76 (36.36%)
Problems in self-care, count (%)    
 Yes 32 (80%) 139 (66.51%) 0.09
 No 8 (20%) 70 (33.49%)
Problems in usual activity, count (%)    
 Yes 33 (82.5%) 150 (71.77%) 0.16
 No 7 (17.5%) 59 (28.23%)
Pain/ discomfort, count (%)    
 Yes 37 (94.87%) 177 (84.69%) 0.09
 No 2 (5.13%) 32 (15.31%)
Depression/ anxiety, count (%)    
 Yes 23 (57.5%) 69 (33.01%) 0.003
 No 17 (42.5%) 140 (66.99%)
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