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Table 5 Association of surgical site infection and obstetric variable among women having obstetric surgery in Assela Teaching Hospital, April, 23, 2015 to September 5, 2015

From: Risk factors for surgical site infections in obstetrics: a retrospective study in an Ethiopian referral hospital

Variable Category SSI Crude OR(95%CI)
Yes number (%) No number (%)
Parity I 11(30.6%) 101(29%) 1.343(0.595–3.034)
II-IV 15(41.7%) 185(53.2%) 1
≥ V 10(27.8%) 62(17.8%) 1.989(0.85–4.655)
ANC Follow Up Yes 26(72.2%) 284(81.6%) 1
No 10(27.8%) 64(18.4%) 1.707(0.784–3.716)
Gestation Age Preterm 4(11.1%) 10(2.9%) 4.225(1.254–14.238)
Term 32(88.9%) 338(97.1%) 1
Duration of Labor ≤ 24 h 24(66.7%) 284(81.6%) 1
≥25 h 12(33.3%) 64(18.4%) 2.219(1.054–4.670)
Duration Rupture of Membrane ≤12 h 23(63.9%) 318(91.4%) 1
≥12 h 13(36.1%) 30(8.6%) 5.991(2.757–13.022)
Chorioamnionitis Yes 6(16.7%) 7(2%) 9.743(3.077–30.848)
No 30(83.3%) 341(98%) 1
Meconium Grade III 12(33.3%) 83(23.9%) 1.596(0.765–3.33)
No 24(66.7%) 265(76.1%) 1
Total 36 348