2.20. Injuries, poisoning and some other consequences of external causes

2.20. Injuries, poisoning and some other consequences of external causes (registered diagnoses in patients in the reporting year)

  2005 2010 2013 2014 2015
  Total, thous. people
All injuries and poisonings 12973,0 13253,7 13323,7 13287,2 13291,2
of them:          
Superficial injuries 4097,5 4337,5 4505,0 4506,2 4472,4
Open wounds, injuries of blood vessels 2455,3 2383,7 2306,3 2267,4 2253,9
smashing (crushing),
traumatic amputations
57,0 44,8 37,1 35,6 35,2
Fractures of the skull and facial bones 164,2 147,8 132,2 132,7 127,8
Fractures of the spine, bones of the torso, other and unspecified areas of the body 312,2 307,5 303,1 300,5 297,5
Intracranial injuries 535,2 484,3 441,7 430,8 423,3
Fractures of the upper limb bones 1445,6 1456,9 1495,0 1499,9 1527,1
Fractures of the lower limb bones 966,3 1007,8 1032,4 1024,4 1044,5
Dislocations, stretching and overvoltage of capsule-ligamentous apparatus of joints, traumas of muscles and tendons 1536,9 1708,9 1804,8 1819,7 1856,6
Trauma of nerves and spinal cord 16,7 17,2 14,4 14,0 16,2
Trauma of internal organs of thoracic
and abdominal areas, pelvis
27,3 22,6 22,5 21,8 23,4
Thermal and chemical burns 362,8 313,5 290,9 287,7 278,2
Poisoning by drugs, medicines and biological substances, toxic effects of predominantly non-medical substances 111,0 89,0 80,5 88,6 88,1
Consequences of traumas, poisonings, other influences of external causes 192,4 202,6 140,3 131,8 110,6
  Per 100 000 people of the population
All injuries and poisonings 9111,8 9278,1 9284,3 9095,1 9078,3
of them:          
Superficial injuries 2877,9 3036,4 3139,2 3084,5 3054,8
Open wounds, blood
vessel injuries
1724,5 1668,7 1607,1 1552,1 1539,5
smashing (crushing),
traumatic amputations
40,0 31,3 25,9 24,4 24,0
Fractures of the skull and facial bones 115,3 103,4 92,1 90,8 87,3
Fractures of the spine, bones of the torso, other and unspecified areas of the body 219,3 215,3 211,2 205,7 203,2
Intracranial injuries 375,9 339,0 307,8 294,9 289,1
Fractures of the upper limb bones 1015,4 1019,9 1041,8 1026,7 1043,0
Fractures of the lower limb bones 678,7 705,5 719,4 701,2 713,4
Dislocations, stretching and overvoltage of capsule-ligamentous apparatus of joints, traumas of muscles and tendons 1079,5 1196,3 1257,7 1245,6 1268,1
Trauma of nerves and spinal cord 11.7 12,0 10,1 9,6 11,1
Trauma of internal organs of thoracic
and abdominal areas, pelvis
19,2 15,8 15,7 14,9 16,0
Thermal and chemical burns 254,8 219,5 202,7 197,0 190,0
Poisoning by drugs, medicines and biological substances, toxic effects of predominantly non-medical substances 78,0 62,3 56,1 60.6 60,2
Consequences of traumas, poisonings, other influences of external causes 135,2 141,8 97,8 90,2 75,5

In 2016, there were registered injuries and poisonings in 13045.1 thousand patients.