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Table 1 Patient characteristics (n = 530)

From: Hospital costs associated with surgical morbidity after elective colorectal procedures: a retrospective observational cohort study in 530 patients

Age, median (range) 68 (18–97)
Female gender, n (%) 251 (47.2)
BMI, n (%)  
  > 20 39 (7.4)
  20–25 280 (53.8)
  26–30 158 (29.8)
  > 30 52 (9,8)
Comorbidity index (Deyo-Charlson), median (range) 2 (0–7)
Malignancy, n (%) 397 (75)
Surgical complexity, n (%)  
  (1) Small bowel, colon resection, colectomy 280 (52.8)
  (2) Sigmoid, recto-sigmoid resection 81 (15.3)
  (3) Rectum (resection, amputation) 144 (21.2)
  (4) Multivisceral resection 25 (4.7)