Table 6

Operations performed during the hospital stay on ICU patients

OperationsAll (n=1416)*Trauma (n=665)Non-trauma (n=740)
n (%)n (% trauma/% all)n (% non-trauma/% all)
Any995 (70.2)460 (69.1/32.4)535 (72.2/37.7)
None421 (29.7)205 (30.8/14.4)216 (29.1/15.2)
Abdominal surgery336 (23.7)127 (19.0/8.9)209 (28.2/14.7)
Other215 (15.2)94 (14.1/6.6)121 (16.3/8.5)
Extremity bone, orthopedics168 (11.9)151 (22.7/10.6)17 (2.2/1.2)
Soft tissue: injury, infection, fasciotomy126 (8.9)41 (6.1/2.8)85 (11.4/6.0)
Spine112 (7.9)91 (13.6/6.4)21 (2.8/1.4)
Craniotomy or craniectomy97 (6.9)64 (9.6/4.5)33 (4.4/2.3)
Endovascular, including embolization66 (4.7)41 (6.1/2.8)25 (3.3/1.7)
Vascular surgery: peripheral, extremities, neck64 (4.5)16 (2.4/1.1)48 (6.4/3.3)
Thoracic surgery (non-cardiac, non-vascular)62 (4.4)42 (6.3/2.9)20 (2.7/1.4)
Pelvic bone, orthopedics59 (4.2)56 (8.4/3.9)3 (0.4/0.2)
Vascular surgery: aorta, central thoracic vessel43 (3.0)15 (2.2/1.0)28 (3.7/1.9)
Facial bones35 (2.5)32 (4.8/2.2)3 (0.4/0.2)
Cardiac34 (2.4)8 (1.2/0.5)26 (3.5/1.8)
  • Categories are not mutually exclusive.

  • *Includes 11 patients not categorized as trauma or non-trauma.

  • ICU, intensive care unit.