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Table 3 Prevalence of fall related injuries from 1999 to 2003 (N = 3,842 falls)

From: Falls and consequent injuries in hospitalized patients: effects of an interdisciplinary falls prevention program

  1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 P-value†
Number of falls 763 779 689 806 805  
No injuries (%) 64.9 63.4 68.1 67.7 68.1 0.169
Minor injuries (%) 32.6 32.7 26.0 28.9 28.1 0.015
Major injuries (%) 2.5 3.9 6.0 3.3 3.9 0.014
  1. Chi-square