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Table 2 Factors affecting pelvic outcome

From: Management and outcome of pelvic fracture associated with vaginal injuries: a retrospective study of 25 cases

Group Subgroup Pelvic outcome P value
Excellent Good Fair Poor Total
Age ≤30 14 0 1 0 15 0.043*
>30 4 4 1 0 9  
ISS ≥25 8 1 0 0 9 0.208
<25 10 3 2 0 15  
Tile classification A 0 0 0 0 0 0.510
B 14 2 2 0 18  
C 4 2 0 0 6  
Young-Burgess classification LC 0 0 0 0 0 0.913
APC 15 3 2 0 20  
VS 3 1 0 0 4  
Compromised Pubic symphysis Yes 9 3 0 0 12 0.515
No 9 1 2 0 12  
Vaginal injury 1st degree 6 0 0 0 6 0.284
2nd degree 8 3 1 0 12  
3rd degree 4 1 1 0 6  
Vaginal repairing Gauze packing 6 0 0 0 6 0.113
Surgical repair 12 4 2 0 18  
Fixation technique Infection Non-operative 5 0 0 0 5 0.055
Isolated external fixation 2 1 2 0 5  
ORIF
Yes
No
11
2
16
3
2
2
0
2
0
0
0
0
14
6
18
0.005*
Urinary tract injury Yes 8 4 2 0 14 0.020*
No 10 0 0 0 10  
Anorectal injury Yes 9 3 2 0 14 0.142
No 9 1 0 0 10  
  1. *Statistically significant P value
  2. ISS Injury Severity Score, ORIF Open reduction and fixation