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Table 5 Association of time to surgery with ventilation time

From: Management of patients with flail chest by surgical fixation using claw-type titanium plate

Time to surgery Ventilation time (day)
≤4 days (n = 12) 1.8 ± 3.5
>4 days (n = 11) 6.6 ± 7.0
T or x2 value 2.1
p-value P < 0.05