Table 3

Baseline skin and pain assessment on a skin site level basis

Skin classification Pain yes
N (%)
 Pain no
N (%)
Missing
N (%)
Total
N (%)
Healthy skin390 (6.4%)5700 (93.5%)6 (0.1%)6096 (77.5%)
Skin alterations342 (40.3%)504 (59.4%)3 (0.4%)849 (10.8%)
Category 1351 (63.1%)205 (36.9%)0 (0.0%)556 (7.1%)
Category 2116 (78.4%)32 (21.6%)0 (0.0%)148 (1.9%)
Category 313 (100%)0 (0.0%)0 (0.0%)13 (0.2%)
Category 43 (75.0%)1 (25.0%)0 (0.0%)4 (0.1%)
Unstageable6 (85.7%)1 (14.3%)0 (0.0%)7 (0.1%)
Unable to assess6 (7.6%)52 (65.8%)21 (26.6%)79 (1.0%)
Not applicable2 (2.3%)26 (29.9%)59 (67.8%)87 (1.1%)
Other wound0 (0.0%)6 (85.7%)1(14.3%)7 (0.1%)
Classification missing0 (0.0%)0 (0.0%)17 (100%)17 (0.2%)
Total1229 (15.6%)6527 (83.0%)107 (1.4%)7863 (100.0%)
  • NB: 602 patients. Each patient had 13 skin assessments and there were 37 ‘other’ sites assessed. The overall total therefore corresponds to (602×13)+37=7863 skin assessments.