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Table 2 Operative and hospital details

From: Single incision device (TVT Secur) versus retropubic tension-free vaginal tape device (TVT) for the management of stress urinary incontinence in women: a randomized clinical trial

  TVT secur group TVT group Statistical test results
  n = 40 n = 34  
Median operation time (procedure start to closure, mins) 18 (IQR 11) 21 (IQR 12) M-W p = 0.23
Type of anaesthesia    FE p = 0.56
  Local only 19 (48%) 16 (47%)  
  General only 19 (48%) 18 (53%)  
  Spinal with/without local 2 (5%) 0 (0%)  
Complications*    FE p > 0.99
  Yes 3 (8%) 2 (6%)  
  No 36 (92%) 31 (94%)  
  Unknown 1 1  
Hospital admission    FE p = 0.66
  Not admitted 38 (95%) 31 (91%)  
  Planned 2 (5%) 3 (9%)  
  1. Notes: IQR – inter-quartile range; M-W – Mann–Whitney U-test; FE – Fisher Exact Test.