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Table 1 Characteristics of the Included Articles

From: Measuring post-discharge socioeconomic and quality of life outcomes in trauma patients: a scoping review

Study Characteristics Count (%)
Year of Publication (n = 758)
 2009–2010 108 (14)
 2011–2012 141 (19)
 2013–2014 148 (20)
 2015–2016 208 (27)
 2017–2018 153 (20)
Study Setting (n = 758)
 High-Income Countries 625 (82)
 Middle-Income Countries 105 (14)
 Low-Income Countries 6 (0.8)
 Mixed 22 (3)
Study Design (n = 758)
 Cross-sectional Studies 302 (40)
 Cohort-based Studies 244 (32)
 Grey Literature 68 (9)
 Qualitative Studies 40 (5)
 Systematic Reviews 37 (5)
 Others 67 (9)
Follow-up period (n = 574)
 Up to 1 year 280 (49)
 2–5 years 161 (28)
 More than 5 years 133 (23)
  1. Range: 0.25 months–720 months, Average 4.5 years