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Table 5 The variance of the ISS arbitrarily increases because of the uneven gaps between consecutive grades of the ISS scale

From: The injury severity score: an operations perspective

Sample Patient 1 Patient 2 Patient 1 ISS Patient 2 ISS Variance of ISS
  ISS profile ISS profile (and rank) (and rank) in sample
A (5,2,2) (5,3,0) 33 (28th) 34 (29th) 0.5
B (5,3,2) (5,4,0) 38 (32nd) 41 (33rd) 4.5
C (5,3,3) (5,4,1) 42 (34th) 43 (35th) 0.5