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Table 1 Comparison of patient demographics in opioid-dependent and naïve groups

From: Can patient and fracture factors predict opioid dependence following upper extremity fractures?: a retrospective review

Demographics Opioid dependent n = 39 Opioid non-dependent n = 120 p value
Female gender 28 (72%) 87 (72.5%) 0.931
Psychological comorbidity 20 (51%) 39 (32%) 0.034*
Simple fractures 22 (56%) 72 (60%) 0.691
Mean comparisons between groups
 Age 59.8 59.2 0.292
 ASA class 2.64 2.44 0.093
 BMI 29.82 27.39 0.14
 Procedure time (min) 153.31 156.69 0.953
 Time to surgery (days) 19.9 15.47 0.309
  1. * denotes statistically significant differences between groups