Table 3

 Emergency department (ED) disposition for isolated mild traumatic brain injury (TBI)

ED care variableEstimated no per year95% confidence interval% of mild TBI cohort95% confidence interval
ICU, intensive care unit.
Admitted
    Admitted total18 58710 578 to 26 59612.17.5 to 16.7
    Admitted to ICU174557 to 34331.10.1 to 2.3
    Transferred2074153 to 39941.40.1 to 2.6
Discharge recommendations
    No follow up13 5546970 to 20 1388.85.0 to 12.7
    Return to ED as needed43 52931 699 to 55 35828.422.0 to 34.8
    To referring doctor28 69816 180 to 41 21618.711.4 to 26.1
    To other doctor/clinic63 75247 986 to 79 51841.633.9 to 49.3
Other disposition
    Left without being seen by doctor7880 to 20080.510.0 to 1.3
    Triaged out of ED1640 to 4840.110.0 to 0.3