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Table 3 Management of blunt liver trauma and bile leak

From: Screening and management of major bile leak after blunt liver trauma: a retrospective single center study

  Bile Leak (N = 14) No Bile Leak (N = 274) P Odds Ratio 95% Confidence Interval
Intervention or not    0.002 3.48 2.17- 5.59
 Intervention (OP or TAE) 10 (14.5%) 59 (85.5%)    
    No intervention 4 (1.8%) 215 (98.2%)    
TAE    0.02 3.6 1.67- 7.74
    E 7 (15.6%) 38 (84.4%)    
    NE 7 (2.9%) 236 (97.1%)    
Operation    0.21 2.42 0.69- 8.56
    Operation 3 (9.7%) 28 (90.3%)    
    No operation 11 (4.3%) 246 (95.7%)    
  1. OP operation.
  2. TAE transcatheter artery embolization.
  3. E embolization.
  4. NE no embolization.