Table 3

Odds of mortality by MTC centre type for adolescent trauma patients (aged 10–24.99 years)

Centre of treatmentCrudeAdjusted
OR (95% CI)P valueOR (95% CI)P value
Odds of mortality for those aged 10–24.99 years
 Children’s MTC (reference)11
 Adult MTC2.02 (1.47 to 2.77<0.00012.41 (1.31 to 1.43)0.005
 Mixed MTC1.82 (1.33 to 2.49)<0.00011.85 (1.03 to 3.35)0.041
Odds of mortality for those aged 14–17.99 years
 Children’s MTC (reference)11
 Adult’s MTC1.73 (1.05 to 2.86)0.0322.77 (1.11 to 6.94)0.030
 Mixed MTC1.52 (0.95 to 2.44)0.0831.92 (0.84 to 4.42)0.121
Odds of mortality for those aged 10–15.99 years
 Children’s MTC (reference)11
 Adult’s MTC1.52 (0.83 to 2.76)0.1752.87 (0.79 to 10.38)0.108
 Mixed MTC1.65 (1.13 to 2.41)0.012.22 (1.1 to 4.51)0.027
Odds of mortality for those aged 16–24.99 years
 Children’s MTC (reference)11
 Adult’s MTC0.24 (0.07 to 0.86)0.033.12 (0.21 to 47.5)0.21
 Mixed MTC0.22 (0.06 to 0.79)0.022.36 (0.16 to 35.8)0.16
  • Subgroup analysis of those aged 14–17.99 years, 10–15.99 years and 16–24.99 years also displayed (crude and adjusted OR presented).

  • MTC, major trauma centre.