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Table 7 Comparison of the costs of care of different types of burn injury

From: Epidemiological and cost analysis of burn injuries admitted to the emergency department of a tertiary burn center

Cause of burn injury Number of patients Median (€) IQR p value
Hot water-scalding 195 25.96 21.27 0.053*
Flame 25 29.05 73.05
Contact with hot 24 18.37 13.43
Chemical 18 18.60 24.92
Electric 2 23.74
  1. IQR inter-quartile range
  2. * Kruskal–Wallis test