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Table 6 Outcomes of injurious fallers and controls

From: Identifying protective and risk factors for injurious falls in patients hospitalized for acute care: a retrospective case-control study

Variable Patients with injurious falls (n = 117) [number (%)] Controls (n = 320) [number (%)] P value (Fischer’s exact test)
Discharge disposition
 Missing 0 (0) 1 (0.3) 0.119
 Deceased 8 (6.8) 15 (4.7)
 Home 58 (49.6) 188 (58.8)
 Home Hospice 1 (0.9) 0 (0)
 Hospital transfer 10 (8.5) 11 (3.4)
 Rehab Facility 17 (14.5) 46 (14.4)
 SNF 23 (19.7) 59 (18.4)
Length of stay 16.40171 14.92812 0.3113