Skip to main content

Table 4 Surgical outcomes in the propensity score-matched cohort

From: Severe weight loss after minimally invasive oesophagectomy is associated with poor survival in patients with oesophageal cancer at 5 years

  FT group (n = 119) No-FT group (n = 119) p value
Weight loss (range) 12% (0–33) 10% (0–34) 0.25a
Patients with severe weight loss 26 (22%) 22 (18%) 0.52b
Duration of FT placement (days)* 78 (27–462) - -
  1. FT feeding jejunostomy tube
  2. *Data are expressed as median (range)
  3. aStudent’s t-test
  4. bχ2 test