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Table 2 Wound characteristics

From: Assessment of frailty in elderly patients attending a multidisciplinary wound care centre: a cohort study

Wound Characteristics Results
n (%)
Aetiology
 Venous 25 (36.3%)
 Traumatic 9 (19.6%)
 Arterial 9 (13.6%)
 Diabetic 5 (7.5%)
 Others 15 (22.7%)
Recurrent wounds included 34 (51.5%)
Wound size (cm2), median (P25-P75) 8.1 (3.6–22.7 cm2)
Classification according to wound age
 > 6 months 14 (21.2%)
 Between 3 and 6 months 20 (30.3%)
 < 3 months 32 (48.4%)