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Table 5 Overview on studies on delayed diagnoses in multiple injured patients with regard to the feet

From: Missed foot fractures in polytrauma patients: a retrospective cohort study

Authors n Delayed diagnoses total [%] Foot fractures in delayed diagnosis [%] Prevalence of delayed diagnoses in foot fractures [%]
Chan et al. (1980) [19] 327 11.9 20.5 2.5
Born et al. (1989) [20] 1006 3 10.3 0.7
Juhl et al. (1990) [21] 783 2.2 10.3 1.5
Ward and Nunley (1991) [22] 111 18 7.2 2.7
Laasonen and Kivioja (1991) [23] 340 4.2 26.7 3.5
Metak et al. (1994) [24] 323 12.4 20 2.5
Rizoloi et al. (1994) [14] 432 13.6 6.8 0.9
Kremli et al. (1996) [25] 638 6 13.8 1.7
Robertson et al. (1996) [1] 3996 1.4 5.7 0.1
Janjua (1998) [26] 206 65 - -
Guly (2001) [27] 934 100 6.4 6.6
Houshian et al. (2002) [28] 786 8.1 5.5 0.9
Vles et al. (2003) [29] 3879 1.3 12.2 0.2
Sharma et al. (2006) [30] 163 57.6 1.8 0.01
Wei et al. (2006) [31] 2407 3.7 7.6 0.3
This study 778 - 100% 2.3%