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Table 1 Compliance by individual characteristics

From: Sequential compression devices in postoperative urologic patients: an observational trial and survey study on the influence of patient and hospital factors on compliance

Characteristic Mean compliance 95% confidence interval p value Test
Gender    0.8697 t test
Male 79.7% 72.7%-86.6%   
Female 78.5% 65.7%-91.3%   
Age category    0.3635 ANOVA
<49 yo 77.2% 64.2%-90.1%   
50-59 yo 72.1% 59.7%-84.5%   
60-69 yo 86.2% 76.9%- 95.4%   
70+ 81.6% 68.1%-95.2%   
Education    0.6486 ANOVA
High school or less 78.4% 66.6%-90.2%   
Some college/college graduate 82.4% 75.3%-89.4%   
Masters/doctorate 75.5% 58.1%-92.8%   
Surgery type    0.7281 ANOVA
Open 77.0% 69.1%-85.0%   
Lap/robotic 84.9% 75.1%-94.7%   
Endoscopic 79.4% 60.7%-98.1%   
Female pelvic/male urethral 76.4% 62.5%-90.4%   
Length of stay    0.4639 ANOVA
1 day 84.2% 72.3%-96.1%   
2-3 days 76.4% 67.8%-85.0%   
4-9 days 76.5% 67.7%-85.3%   
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