Skip to main content

Table 2 Outcomes of colorectal surgery patient cohort receiving oral nutritional supplement prior to matching

From: Impact of early postoperative oral nutritional supplement utilization on clinical outcomes in colorectal surgery

Outcome Before matching
  Overall cohort (n = 61,031) Column percentage
 ICU admission after POD 3 2670 4%
 In-hospital mortality 287 0%
 Myocardial infarction 872 1%
 RBC transfusion 9373 15%
 Thrombosis (DVT, PE) 29 0%
 Pneumonia 1501 2%
 Infection 3133 5%
 GI complication 9389 15%
 30-day readmission 6797 11%
 90-day readmission 10,123 17%
  Median IQR
 LOS 4 (3, 6)
 Hospital cost $24,953.88 ($7472.57, $20,422.25)
  1. ICU intensive care unit, POD postoperative day, RBC red blood cell, DVT deep vein thrombosis, PE pulmonary embolism, GI gastrointestinal, LOS length of stay, IQR interquartile range