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Table 1 Showing socio-demographic characteristics of the study participants and their presenting surgical conditions

From: Outcomes of early relaparotomy in pediatric patients at Tikur Anbessa teaching hospital, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia: a five-year retrospective review

Characteristics Number (%)
Sex
 Male 29 (54.7%)
 Female 24 (45.3%)
Address
 Addis Ababa 22 (41.5%)
 Out of Addis Ababa 31 (58.5%)
Surgery Classification
 Emergency 40 (75.5%)
 Elective 13 (24.5%)
Peritonitis (on presentation)
 Yes 11 (20.8%)
 No 42 (79.2%)
Trauma
 Yes 4 (7.5%)
 No 49 (92.5%)
Age
  < 1 month 10 (18.9%)
 1–12 months 16 (30.2%)
 1 yr.- 5 yrs. 12 (22.6%)
  > 5 yrs. 15 (28.3%)
Operating surgeons
 Senior Resident 43 (81.3%)
 Consultant surgeon 10 (18.7%)