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Table 1 Patient demographics

From: Bacterial flora of combat wounds from eastern Ukraine and time-specified changes of bacterial recovery during treatment in Ukrainian military hospital

Characteristics   Percentage (%)
Age 30.4 ± 8.9  
Injury Severity Score Mean 16.2 ± 10.7  
APACHE II score (at arrival) Mean 7.4 ± 4.2  
Wounds per patient
 1 wound 41 83.7
 2 wound 8 16.3
Time from injury to arrival at VMMC CR, days Mean 5.2 ± 4.6  
The mean number of echelons passed 2.9 ± 0.56  
The mean number of surgical debridement 1.9 ± 0.56  
Mechanism of injury (wounds)
 Blast 39 68.4
 Gunshot 18 31.6
Acute traumatic injury resulting in
 Open fractures
  Type II 2 3.5
  Type III A 5 8.8
  Type III B 24 42.1
  Type III C 11 19.3
 Isolated soft tissue injury 15 26.3
Wound location
 Upper limb 16 28.1
 Lower limb 41 71.9