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Table 6 Mortality according to time of arrival after injury

From: Mortality analysis of burns in a developing country: a CAMEROONIAN experience

Time Survival (%) Death (%) Total (%) p-value
0–1 h 150 (44.5) 33 (32.0) 183 (40.4) 0.005
2–8 h 92 (27.2) 29 (28.1) 121 (26.7) 0.040
9–24 h 28 (8.3) 22 (21.4) 54 (11.9) 0.758
25–48 h 26 (7.7) 7 (6.9) 33 (7.5) 0.001
> 48 h 40 (11.9) 12 (11.6) 52 (13.5) 0.733
Total 337 (76.6) 103 (23.4) 440 (100.0) 0.005