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Table 6 Estimated total annual costs for severely bleeding trauma patients in England and for the subgroup with massive haemorrhage

From: Quantifying the healthcare costs of treating severely bleeding major trauma patients: a national study for England

  Annual number of major trauma cases with severe bleeding in Englanda Estimated mean cost per case (number of cases estimate based on)b Annual total cost of major trauma cases with severe bleeding in England Annual number of major trauma cases with massive haemorrhage in Englanda Estimated mean cost per case (number of cases estimate based on)b Annual total cost of major trauma cases with massive haemorrhage in England
Age 16 to 24       
Male 556 £19,176 (n = 71) £10,661,856 204 £17,173 (n = 25) £3,503,292
Female 236 £25,574 (n = 26) £6,035,464 109 £20,225 (n = 12) £2,204,525
Age 25 to 34       
Male 634 £20,167 (n = 67) £12,785,878 210 £28,212 (n = 24) £5,924,520
Female 212 £17,631 (n = 19) £3,737,772 48 £20,728 (n = 3) £994,944
Age 35 to 44       
Male 679 £20,992 (n = 56) £14,253,568 259 £23,357 (n = 21) £6,049,463
Female 361 £20,502 (n = 15) £7,401,222 116 £15,568 (n = 5) £1,805,888
Age 45 to 54       
Male 615 £20,496 (n = 46) £12,605,040 178 £23,823 (n = 14) £4,240,494
Female 377 £20,469 (n = 16) £7,716,813 75 £15,519 (n = 4) £1,163,925
Age 55 to 64       
Male 650 £22,308 (n = 32) £14,500,200 235 £27,875 (n = 11) £6,550,625
Female 419 £18,378 (n = 15) £7,700,382 133 £25,026 (n = 6) £3,328,458
Age 65+       
Male 1,641 £14,479 (n = 28) £23,760,039 435 £11,005 (n = 7) £4,787,175
Female 1,403 £19,341 (n = 23) £27,135,423 489 £32,419 (n = 5) £15,852,891
Totals 7,783 -- £148,293,657 2,491 -- £56,406,200
  1. aEstimates of annual numbers of cases based on HES and TARN data
  2. bMean cost estimates based upon analysis of TARN data reported in this paper