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Table 3 Post-operative complications and related outcomes

From: Laparoscopy is an available alternative to open surgery in the treatment of perforated peptic ulcers: a retrospective multicenter study

  Type of surgery Post-operative complications (10%) Complication Treatment Outcome
1 Lap Acute pulmonary edema ICU admission Good
2 Lap Fistula (low output) Conservative Good
3 Lap Fistula (low output) Conservative Good
4 Lap Fistula (high output) Surgery Good
5 Open bronchopulmonary infection ICU admission Good
6 Open bronchopulmonary infection Conservative Good
7 Open IMA ICU admission Exitus
8 Open gastric hemorrhage Endoscopic Good
9 Open gastric hemorrhage ICU admission Exitus
10 Open Septic Shock, MOF ICU admission Exitus
11 Open bronchopulmonary infection Conservative Good
12 Open bronchopulmonary infection Conservative Good
13 Open IMA ICU admission Good
14 Open bronchopulmonary infection Conservative Good
15 Open IMA ICU admission Exitus
16 Open Septic Shock ICU admission Exitus
17 Open Septic Shock, MOF ICU admission Exitus
18 Open Septic Shock, MOF ICU admission Exitus