Abstract 4CPS-133 Table 1
ParacetamolFirst optionSecond option after ibuprofenOverall
Reason Contraindication Overall Ineffectiveness Contraindication All
Patients (n) 14 40 18 22 54
Closure (n) 7 13 3 10 20
Reopen (n) 2 3 0 3 5
No additional treatment required (n) 0 6 6 0 6
Additional treatment required (n) 7 21 10 11 28
Surgery (n) 1 16 9 7 17
Died (n) 7 5 0 5 12
Closure rate (%) 50.0 32.5 16.7 45.5 37.0
Closure rate+no additional treatment (%) 50.0 47.5 50.0 45.5 48.1
Closure rate (excluding deceased patients) (%) 71.4 34.3 16.7 52.9 40.5