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Table 2 Patients satisfaction of surgery regarding ODOM in different ages and level of both groups

From: Evaluating the outcome of classic laminectomy surgery alone versus laminectomy with fixation surgery in patients with lumbar canal stenosis regarding improvement of pain and function

Gro Group A (n = 92) P value Group B (n = 92) P value
ODOM   ODOM  
Fair Good Fair Good
No % No % No % No %
Age           0.397
 40-50 4 44.4 5 55.5 0.357 5 25.0 15 75.0
 > 50-60 25 46.2 29 53.7   20 41.67 28 58.3
 > 60 18 62.06 11 37.9   10 41.67 14 58.3
Gender           0.023*
 Male 33 63.5 19 36.5 0.01* 20 40 30 60
 Female 10 25 30 75   10 23.8 32 76.2
Level           0.021*
 One 1 9.1 10 90.9 0.014* 0 0.0 8 100.0
 Two 5 26.3 14 73.7   2 15.4 11 84.6
 Three 31 50.0 31 50.0   29 40.8 42 59.2
  1. This table shows insignificant differences in patient’s satisfaction to surgery with variable ages, a significant outcome in females, and in patients with fewer levels of affection of both groups