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Table 3 Outcomes in patients with and without wound infection

From: Infection with high proportion of multidrug-resistant bacteria in conflict-related injuries is associated with poor outcomes and excess resource consumption: a cohort study of Syrian patients treated in Jordan

Outcome With infection (n = 49) Without infection (n = 408) p
Amputation, n (%) 11 (22) 37 (9) .007a
Death, n (%) 2 (4) 35 (9) .407a
Amputation or death, n (%) 11 (22) 66 (16) .311a
Days in hospital, mean (SD) 77 (50) 35 (39) < .0001b
Number of surgical procedures, mean (SD) 12 (9) 5 (5) < .0001b
Major surgical procedures, mean (SD) 11 (7) 4 (4) < .0001b
  1. SD standard deviation
  2. a Chi2-test
  3. b t-test