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Table 5 Operation-related factors and their association with pain occurrence

From: Assessment of pain and postoperative nausea and vomiting and their association in the early postoperative period: an observational study from Palestine

Operation-related factors With post-operative pain; N = 157 (%) Without post-operative pain; N = 54 (%) P value*
Type of surgery
 General surgery/Laparotomy 51 (32.5) 14(25.9) 0.002
 Laparoscopic 38 (24.2) 7 (13.0)
 Orthopedic 22 (14.0) 4 (7.4)
 Otorhinolaryngology 24 (15.3) 11 (20.4)
 Urosurgery 9 (5.7) 12 (22.2)
 Neurosurgery 8 (5.1) 3 (5.6)
 Vascular 1 (0.5) 3 (5.6)
 Gynecological 4 (1.9) 0 (0.0)
Duration of surgery
 < 60 min 99 (63.1) 45 (83.3) 0.006
 ≥ 60 min 58 (36.9) 9 (16.7)
  1. *Significant p-values are in bold