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Table 6 Immediate post-operative maternal general condition in relation to category of surgeon.

From: Postoperative outcome of caesarean sections and other major emergency obstetric surgery by clinical officers and medical officers in Malawi

Condition Clinical officer Medical officers Total
Fair 1700 (90.7%) 235 (91.8%) 1935 (90.8%)
Sick 105 (5.6%) 17 (6.6%) 122 (5.7%)
Very sick 27 (1.4%) 3 (1.2%) 30 (1.4%)
No information 43 (2.3%) 1 (0.4%) 44 (2.1%)
Total 1875 (100.0%) 256 (100.0%) 2131 (100.0%)
  1. Difference not statistically significant, p = 0.786