Table 3

Influence of injury anatomic location on self-reported recall

Injury anatomic location in medical recordRecalled injuries (%)—matched on location and yearRecalled injuries (%)—matched on location, year and type
Lower extremity (204 injuries)36 (17.6)23 (11.3)
Upper extremity (97 injuries)27 (27.8)11 (11.3)
Spine (58 injuries)11 (19.0)8 (13.8)
Torso (12 injuries)2 (16.7)2 (16.7)
Head/face (two injuries)1 (50.0)1 (50.0)
Fisher’s exact test P valueP=0.202P=0.418