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Table 4 Analysis of factors influencing prophylaxis and treatment in the cases after exposure to rabies

From: Epidemiological investigations of human rabies in China

     result
Influential factors Wound treatment rate (%) Vaccination rate (%) multiple comparison Wound treatment Vaccination
Exposure category      
I 14.3 12 I & II P = 0.384 P = 0.925
II 20.7 11.4 I & III P = 0.028 P = 0.044
III 32.2 31.7 II & III P = 0.006 P = 0.000
Exposure site      
   1. Head, face or neck 53.5 67.3 1 & 2 P = 0.000 P = 0.000
   2. Upper limbs 27.9 16.5 1 & 3 P = 0.000 P = 0.000
   3. Lower limbs 19.1 11.2 2 & 3 P = 0.021 P = 0.206