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Table 1 Study population

From: The influence of foehn winds on the incidence of severe injuries in southern Bavaria – an analysis of the TraumaRegister DGU®

  Foehn No foehn Total p value
Admitted patients 301 (4.8%) 5914 (95.2%) 6215 (100%)
Mean admitted patients per day 4.6 4.2 4.3 0.57
Days 65 (4.5%) 1396 (95.5%) 1461 (100%)
Age 55 (6–96) 52 (0–99) 52 (0–99) 0.027
Children (age 0–15) 7 (2.3%) 130 (2.2%) 137 (2.2%) 0.88
Male 196 (65.1%) 4149 (70.2%) 4345 (69.9%) 0.063
ISS 20.2 (9–75) 20.3 (9–75) 20.3 (9–75) 0.99
ISS ≥ 16 192 (63.8%) 3633 (61.4%) 3825 (61.5%) 0.41
Traffic-related injuries 134 (49.8%) 1922 (51.4%) 2056 (51.3%) 0.61
Penetrating injuries 10 (3.6%) 174 (4.6%) 184 (4.5%) 0.43
Severe head trauma 124 (41.1%) 2499 (42.3%) 2623 (42.3%) 0.72
Suspected suicides 15 (5.3%) 169 (4.4%) 184 (4.5%) 0.47