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<< The Focused Assessment With Sonography For Trauma (FAST) Examination And Pelvic Trauma: Indications And Limitations (Trauma CME)

Epidemiology

Epidemiology

Pelvic fractures account for approximately 3% of all skeletal injuries as well as roughly 9% of all trauma admissions.10,13,14 Despite advances in operative management and critical care medicine in the past 2 decades, overall mortality from pelvic fractures ranges between 10% and 16%, but overall mortality resulting specifically from pelvic ring disruptions (which comprise 2% to 4% of all pelvic fractures) can be as high as 45%.10,14-16

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