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Table 1 Relation between average value of GCS, BS and pressure ulcers.

From: Factors for the development of pressure ulcers in patients with traumatic brain injury

Variable Pressure ulcer p value
  Yes (n= 45) No (n= 195)  
Braden Scale 10 ± 1.4 13.3 ± 2.1 <0.001*
Glasgow Coma Scale 9 ± 2.5 12 ± 3 <0.001*
  1. In patients with PU, 32 (71 %) were admitted to the ICU (norepinephrine, p <0.001).
  2. *Student t test