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Table 5 Risk factors associated with PEP

From: Comparison between transpancreatic sphincterotomy and needle-knife fistulotomy in difficulty biliary access, a retrospective study in Taiwan

 Univariate analysisMultivariate analysis
FactorsOdds ratioPOdds ratioP
Age < 650.95 (0.9–1.0)0.050.11 (0.02–0.80)0.03
Gender0.51 (0.1–2.3)0.37  
NKF or TPS3.5 (0.8–1.6)0.1811.57 (0.06–3.49)0.45
No. p cannulation1.3 (1.0–1.6)0.031.4 (0.93–2,3)0.09
PEP prophylaxis1.6 (0.4–6.9)0.53  
 Diclofenac10.7 (2.1–53)0.004  
 Gabexate mesilate2.3 (0.5–10.2)0.12  
 P-stenting0.9 (0.1–8.8)0.97  
 NSAIDs + FOY16.5 (3.0–91.6)0.001  
EPBD7.75 (1.6–37.2)0.0111.57 (2.19–189.61)0.008
  1. NKF needle knife fistulotomy, TPS transpancreatic sphincterotomy, EPBD endoscopic papillary balloon dilatation, PEP Post-ERCP pancreatitis