Table 5

Summary of outcomes

n=91
Presence of gangrene or perforation21 (23%)
Resection during POA surgery21 (23%)
Stoma creation during POA surgery22 (24%)
Morbidity9 (9.9%)
Mortality7 (7.7%)
Length of hospital stay
Prolonged hospital stay (≥10 days)
Mean: 18.4 days
Range: 5–122 days
61 (67%)
  • POA, postoperative adhesion.