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Table 4 Surgical procedures and results

From: Primary repair of colon injuries: clinical study of nonselective approach

PROCEDURE No SUCCESS REVISION DEATH
ONE STAGE Rs Pr χ2 P Rs Pr χ 2 P Rs Pr Rs Pr χ2 P
I Suture of colon 14 22 2.56 > .05 12 19 1.947 > .05 2 - - 3 - -
Right hemicolectomy 4 4 . 02 > .05 3 3 .015 > .05    1 1 - -
Left flexure resection - 1 - - - 1 - - - - - - - -
Left hemicolectomy - 1 - - - 1 - - - - - - - -
Transverse colon resection - 1 - - - - - - - - - 1 - -
Primary suture of rectum - 1 3.88 < .05 - 1 2.866 - - - - - .376 > .05
Total. One Stage operation 18 30 8.27 < .05 15 25 4.487 < .05 2 - 1 5 .376 > .05
TWO STAGE
Exteriorisation+colostomy 2 1 - - 2 - - - - - - 1 - -
Prim. suture+colostomy 4 - 4.58 < .05 4 - 7.29 < .05 - - - - - -
Hartmann's operation 6 2 2.75 > .05 4 2 .964 > .05 1 - 1 - - -
Total. One +Two Stage 30 33 - - 25 27 .022 > .05 3 0 2 6 .025 > .05