Skip to main content

Advertisement

Table 4 Outcome of management for blunt splenic injury

From: Splenic injury severity, not admission hemodynamics, predicts need for surgery in pediatric blunt splenic trauma

 Nonoperative management (n = 52)Operative management (n = 10)P-value
Length of stay (in days)9 (8–12)12 (5–21)0.638b
ICU stay (in days)3 (1–4)4 (1–7)0.383b
Number of complications630.151b
Mortality010.161a
  1. All variables are in median (IQR). aFisher’s Exact Test, bMann Whitney U test