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Table 1 Characteristics of the 341 GI cancer patients admitted at the SICU

From: Development of a preoperative risk score on admission in surgical intermediate care unit in gastrointestinal cancer surgery

CharacteristicsNo. (%)
Age at admission, mean (min–max)68 (22–94)
Gender
 F137 (40.2)
 M204 (59.8)
Neoadjuvant chemotherapy
 No226 (66.3)
 Yes115 (33.7)
Type of surgery (n)
 Elective278 (81.5)
 Reoperations63 (18.5)
ASA
 2139 (40.9)
 3176 (51.7)
 425 (7.4)
Surgical category
 Colorectal103 (30.2)
 Esophageal–gastric60 (17.6)
 Hepatic46 (13.5)
 Urgent laparotomies47 (13.8)
 Hyperthermic intraperitoneal chemotherapy (HIPEC)40 (11.7)
 Pancreatic19 (5.6)
 Other26 (7.6)
Overall complications181 (53.1)
Clavien-Dindo classification
 Grade I14 (7.7)
 Grade II82 (45.3)
 Grade IIIA24 (13.3)
 Grade IIIB25 (13.8)
 Grade IVA10 (5.5)
 Grade IVB12 (6.6)
 Grade V14 (7.7)
Mortality
 30 D12 (3.5)
 90 D22 (6.5)
  1. F female, M male, D days