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Table 6 Ongoing Concerns relating to Injuries

From: Rehabilitation of torture survivors in five countries: common themes and challenges

Type of injury Freq. Percentage
Contusions 22 (7%)
Scarring 12 (4%)
Fractures 10 (3%)
Internal Injuries 6 (2%)
Mutilation 5 (2%)
Sprains, strains, dislocations 4 (1%)
Cut and stab wounds 3 (1%)
Gunshot wounds 3 (1%)
Burns 3 (1%)
Nerve damage 1 (.5%)