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Table 1 Patients characteristics

From: Feasibility of inguinal hernioplasty under local anaesthesia in elderly patients

N = 218
AGE Under 70
98 ( 45% )
Over 70
120 ( 55%)
ASA 1 -2 124 ( 76%) 39 (23%)
ASA 3-4 8 (14.5%) 47 (85.4%)
OBESITY 15 (15.3%) 8 (7%)
HYPERTENSION 8 (8.16%) 30 ( 25%)
CD 22 (22%) 60 (50%)
DIABETES 5 (5.1%) 12 (10%)
BPH 30 (30%) 72 (60%)
CIRRHOSIS / HEPATITIS 2 ( 2.04%) 11 (9%)
RENAL FAILURE 1 (1.04%) 4 (3.3%)
COPD 6 (15%) 15 ( 12.5%)