TABLE 6.

Predictors of Associated Injuries Among Children With Femur Fractures

PredictorOR*95% CI*P Value*
Gender (female vs male)1.300.89–1.81.19
Race
    Non-Hispanic white1.00
    Hispanic0.640.43–0.97.034
    Black1.200.58–2.55.61
    Other1.500.53–4.21.44
    Unknown0.220.09–0.58.019
Age, y
    <21.310.68–2.54.42
    2–51.00
    6–91.200.64–2.24.58
    10–131.981.10–3.60.024
    14–172.901.64–5.09.0002
Mechanism
    Falls1.00
    NAT20.39.7–42.7<.0001
    Auto-pedestrian16.709.4–29.7<.0001
    MVC18.8011.8–30.1<.0001
    Bicycling accident7.303.9–13.5<.0001
    Other1.200.64–2.3.55
  • * Multivariate logistic regression with all variables simultaneously in the model.