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Table 1 Baseline characteristics of patients

From: Laparoscopic fixation of biological mesh at hiatus with glue and suture during hiatal hernia repair

  Patients (n = 36)
Age (yr) 68.4 ± 17.2
Female 24 (66.7%)
BMI(kg/m2) 28.6 ± 6.8
Hypertension 15 (41.6%)
Diabetes 4 (11.1%)
Smoking status 9 (25%)
Chronic constipation 12 (33.3%)
COPD 3 (8.3%)
Hospital stay 4.2 ± 1.2