Table 4

Summary of clinical profiles and risk factors at index surgery

n=91
Urgency of index operation
Emergency71 (78%)
Elective20 (22%)
Peritonitis during index surgery36 (40%)
Stoma creation during index surgery21 (23%)
Interval between index and POAMean: 18.6 months
Range: 0.37–134 months
No of operations prior to POA
 1: 80
 2: 9
 3: 1
 4: 1
  • POA, postoperative adhesion.