Mortality by Age Groups

The mortality rate during the initial acute care and rehabilitation hospitalization at the Regional Spinal Cord Injury Center of the Delaware Valley is 4.9% for the past 5 years. Not surprisingly, the mortality rate increases with age. Mortality for persons over the age of 60 is 13.4%, while the rate is 0.8% for persons aged 30 or younger and 2.8% for persons 31 to 60 years of age.

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