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Table 2 Continence outcome after open complete intrafascial and interfascial radical prostatectomy procedures at 3 and 12 months

From: Prospective comparison of one year follow-up outcomes for the open complete intrafascial retropubic versus interfascial nerve-sparing radical prostatectomy

(A) Follow up Number of pads/day OIF-RP percent (n/total) Interfascial-RP percent (n/total) p value (chi square test)
At 3 months 0 46 (11/24) 62 (10/16) 0.680
  1 25 (6/24) 19 (3/16)  
  2 25 (6/24) 19 (3/16)  
  >2 4 (1/24) 0 (0/16)  
At 12 months 0 76 (19/25) 78 (14/18) 0.989
  1 20 (5/25) 17 (3/18)  
  2 4 (1/25) 5 (1/18)  
  >2 0 (0/25) 0 (0/18)  
(B) Follow up Number of pads/day OIF-RP percent (n/total) Interfascial-RP percent (n/total) p value (chi square test)
At 3 months 0 66 (101/153) 68 (79/116) 0.915
  1 18 (27/153) 17 (20/116)  
  2 11 (17/153) 11 (13/116)  
  >2 5 (8/153) 4 (4/116)  
At 12 months 0 90 (140/155) 86 (95/110) 0.707
  1 8 (12/155) 10 (11/110)  
  2 1 (1/155) 2 (2/110)  
  >2 1 (2/155) 2 (2/110)  
  1. A: patients with preoperative IIEF score 15 – 18, B: patients with preoperative IIEF score 19 – 25.
  2. Note the change of the total patients’ number due to some missing data or incomplete questionnaires.