Table 3

Comparison of campylobacter with non-campylobacter stool culture positive patients in relation to (1) dehydration or intravenous fluid therapy requirement, (2) observation unit utilisation, and (C) the need for a change in management subsequent to stool culture result

CampylobacterNon-campylobacterp Value
Dehydration or intravenous fluid required (number)
    Yes0540.0103
    No967
Observation unit used (number)
    Yes1620.0335
    No859
Management changed (number)
    Yes360.0125
    No5110