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Table 5 Cumulative perioperative findings

From: Damage control strategy in perforated diverticulitis with generalized peritonitis

Variable Results, n (%)
Findings at emergency surgery
ASA > 2 209 (82)
Sepsis/septic shock 108 (42)
Hinchey III 171 (67)
Hinchey IV 77 (30)
MPI > 26 126 (49)
Characteristics at second surgery
Colorectal anastomosis 185 of 253 (73)
Diverting ileostomy 38 of 253 (15)
End colostomy 68 of 253 (27)
Macroscopic remission of peritonitis 166 of 253 (66)
Rate of fascia closure 234 of 253 (92)
Postoperative characteristics
Surgical morbidity 80 (31)
Anastomotic leak 24 of 185 (13)
Revision laparotomy 37 of 253 (15)
Additional ileostomy at revision laparotomy 3 of 253 (1)
Additional colostomy at revision laparotomy 4 of 253 (2)
Fascia dehicience 13 of 253 (5)
Stoma rate at discharge 113 of 253 (45)
Mortality 24 of 256 (9)