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Table 1 Number and anatomic distributions of spinal injuries detected in earthquake-related and non-earthquake-related injuries

From: Earthquake-related versus non-earthquake-related injuries in spinal injury patients: differentiation with multidetector computed tomography

Injury Earthquake-related injuries (exposed cohort) Non-earthquake-related injuries (unexposed cohort)
Type of injury Number of patients/vertebrae
Spinal injuries 198/501 167/438
Major injuries 173/252 155/255
Minor injuries 119/249 94/183
Anatomic distributions (vertebrae) Major/minor injuries Major/minor injuries
   Cervical spine 42/26 83/43
   Thoracic spine 90/66 87/60
   Lumbar spine 120/157 85/80