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Table 2 Postoperative outcomes between the two groups

From: Risk factors and outcomes of postoperative pancreatic fistula after pancreatico-duodenectomy: an audit of 532 consecutive cases

Outcomes PF group (n = 65) NPF group n = 467 t/X2 P
Mortality 7/58(10.8%) 16/451(3.4%) 7.438 0.006
LOS 50.62 ± 30.16 30.19 ± 15.44 8.633 <0.001
Abdominal bleeding 6/59(9.2%) 10/457(2.1%) 9.831 0.002
Gastrointestinal bleeding 9/56(13.8%) 38/429(8.1%) 2.309 0.129
Bile leak 5/60(7.7%) 12/455(2.6%) 4.840 0.028
DGE 4/61(6.2%) 14/453(3.0%) 1.465 0.187
IAA 50/15(76.5%) 47/420(10.1%) 171.08 <0.001
pneumonia 7/58(10.8%) 20/447(4.3%) 4.983 0.026
Wound infection 9/56(13.8%) 79/388(16.9%) 0.390 0.532
DVT 0(0) 1/466(0.21%) 0.139 0.709
chyle leak 0(0) 2/465(0.43%) 0.279 0.597
Repeat operation 9(13.85%) 15/452(3.21%) 14.979 <0.001
  1. LOS: length of stay; DGE: delayed gastric emptying; IAA: intraabdominal abscess; DVT: deep venous thrombosis; Other abbreviations as in Table 1.