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Table 3 Comparative analysis of operative-related indexes between the open group and thoracoscopy group (n = 108)

From: Surgical treatment of 125 cases of congenital diaphragmatic eventration in a single institution

Operative related indexes Open group (n = 67) Thoracoscopy group (n = 41) P value
Operation time (min) 91.17 ± 28.14 66.13 ± 18.35 0.031
Intraoperative blood loss (ml) 6.35 ± 3.41 3.46 ± 2.48 0.015
Postoperative mechanical ventilation time (day) 1.94 ± 2.13 0.87 ± 1.31 0.007
Postoperative hospital stay (day) 18.31 ± 3.07 11.23 ± 3.31 0.000
Postoperative CCU admission time (day) 4.32 ± 3.86 3.82 ± 2.38 0.000
Descending distance of diaphragm (intercostal) 3.72 ± 1.26 3.31 ± 1.33 0.534
Chest drainage time (day) 7.38 ± 3.43 4.31 ± 2.72 0.019