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Table 3 Mortality, TBSA burnt and hospital stay in included studies

From: Epidemiology of burn injuries in the East Mediterranean Region: a systematic review

Year Country Patients Mortality % Mean (Median) %TBSA burnt Stay in days
Mean (median)
     All Deaths Survivors  
1998 Iran[48] All ages 37.0 38 - - 12.0
2001 Iran[19] All ages 34.4 42 (35) 67 (67) 27 (25) -
2002 Iran[18] All ages 33.0 48 (40) 73 (88) - 13.0 (9.0)
1997 Egypt[29] All ages 33.0 - - - 16.2 (19.5)
2006 Pakistan[35] All ages 30.0 - - - -
2005 Iran[24] All ages 21.3 - - - -
2005 Iran[20] All ages 18.7 26 65 17 12.0
2002 Afghanistan[36] All ages 16.0 19 (15) - - 11.0 (7.0)
1997 Kuwait[69] All ages 6.4 - 70 20 16.0
1997 Saudi Arabia[33] All ages 5.6 23 - - -
2005 Kuwait[32] All ages 5.3 10 80 10 -
2002 Iran[67] >6 years 37.0 38 - - 16.0
2002 Iran[27] Children 17.2 30 - - -
2001 Iran[25] Children 16.0 26 (23) 48 22 15.8
2005 Iran[50] Children 6.4 19 - - -
1997 Saudi Arabia[71] children 2.8 15 70 - 20.4
2006 Kuwait[26] Children 1.3 (13) - - 14.6
2004 Saudi Arabia Children 1.0 - - - 8.5
1997 Kuwait Children 1.0 14 - - 16.9
2003 Egypt[47] Elderly 49.0 22 - - 22.0
2006 Iran[57] Pregnant 39.2 38 69 18 -
1997 Egypt[72] Women 39.0 - - - -
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