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Type: Artigo de periódico
Title: Bladder Injuries After External Trauma: 20 Years Experience Report In A Population-based Cross-sectional View.
Author: Pereira, Bruno Monteiro Tavares
de Campos, Caio César Citatini
Calderan, Thiago Rodrigues Araujo
Reis, Leonardo Oliveira
Fraga, Gustavo Pereira
Abstract: Report 20 years experience of bladder injuries after external trauma. Gender, age, mechanism/location of damage, associated injuries, systolic blood pressure (SBP), Revised Trauma Score (RTS), Injury Severity Score (ISS), Trauma Injury Severity Score (TRISS), complications, and length of stay (LOS) were analyzed in a prospective collected bladder injuries AAST-OIS grade ≥ II database (American Association for the Surgery of Trauma Organ Injury Scaling) from 1990 to 2009 in a trauma reference center. Among 2,575 patients experiencing laparotomy for trauma, 111 (4.3 %) presented bladder ruptures grade ≥ II, being 83.8 % (n = 93) males, mean age 31.5 years old (± 11.2). Blunt mechanism accounted for 50.5 % (n = 56)-motor vehicle crashes 47.3 % (n = 26), pedestrians hit by a car (29.1 %). Gunshot wounds represented 87.3 % of penetrating mechanism. The most frequent injury was grade IV (51 patients, 46 %). The mean ISS was 23.8 (± 11.2), TRISS 0.90 (± 0.24), and RTS 7.26 (± 1.48). Severity (AAST-OIS), mechanism (blunt/penetrating), localization of the bladder injury (intra/extraperitoneal, associated), and neither concomitant rectum lesion were related to complications, LOS, or death. Mortality rate was 10.8 %. ISS > 25 (p = 0.0001), SBP <90 mmHg (p = 0.0001), RTS <7.84 (p = 0.0001), and pelvic fracture (p = 0.0011) were highly associated with grim prognosis and death with hazard ratios of 5.46, 2.70, 2.22, and 2.06, respectively. Trauma scores and pelvic fractures impact survival in bladder trauma. The mortality rate has remained stable for the last two decades.
Subject: Adult
Cross-sectional Studies
Fractures, Bone
Longitudinal Studies
Pelvic Bones
Prospective Studies
Retrospective Studies
Survival Rate
Trauma Severity Indices
Urinary Bladder
Wounds And Injuries
Citation: World Journal Of Urology. v. 31, n. 4, p. 913-7, 2013-Aug.
Rights: fechado
Identifier DOI: 10.1007/s00345-012-0871-8
Date Issue: 2013
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