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Table 3 Association between length of practice as pediatric surgeons and multimodal management of fecal incontinence

From: Management of postoperative fecal incontinence by pediatric surgeons in Nigeria: a pilot study

Modality of treatment Length of practice χ2 p value
< 10 years, n (%) ≥ 10 years, n (%)
Fecal incontinence in ARM with recto-bladder neck fistula after PSARP
 Single modality 6 (50.0) 6 (50.0) 1.117 0.291
 Multiple modalities 17 (68.0) 8 (32.0)   
Fecal incontinence in HD after pull-through procedure
 Single modality 8 (53.3) 7 (46.7) 0.836 0.361
 Multiple modalities 15 (68.2) 7 (31.8)   
Total 23 (62.2) 14 (37.8)   
  1. ARM anorectal malformation, HD Hirschsprung disease, PSARP posterior sagittal anorectoplasty