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Table 2 Comparative analyses of clinical outcomes

From: Does antithrombotic prophylaxis worsen early outcomes of total thyroidectomy? - a retrospective cohort study

  Group A
(n = 178)
Group B
(n = 348)
P value
Postoperative hospital stay (d) (mean ± SD) 2.90 ± 0.86 2.89 ± 0.99 0.908
Hypoparathyroidism 61 (34.27%) 113 (32.47%) 0.678
RLN injury 3 (1.69%) 7 (2.01%) 0.796
POCH 2 (1.12%) 8 (2.30%) 0.349
Wound infection 1 (0.56%) 0.163
  1. Abbreviations: d: days; SD: standard deviation; RLN: Recurrent laryngeal nerve; POCH: Post-operative cervical haematoma