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Table 3 Mortality and morbidity

From: Abbreviated emergency laparotomy in the non-trauma setting

  AL DL p
Mortality 54.8% 16.5% < 0.0001
Mean age: 75 vs. 47.3 74 vs. 63.2 NS
Died vs. survived P < 0.0001 P < 0.0001  
Wound infection 32.3% 13.3% 0.013
MOF 93.5% 21.5% < 0.0001
Sepsis 83.9% 21.5% < 0.0001