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Table 1 Patients characteristics and comorbidities

From: Maxillofacial free flap surgery outcomes in critical care: a single-center investigation looking for clues to improvement

Variables Value
Age (years) (n = 118) 59.5 ± 15.9
Sex (n = 118)  
 Male 72 (61.0)
 Female 46 (39.0)
BMI (kg m−2) (n = 114) 23.9 ± 4.4
 < 18.5 9 (7.9)
 ≥ 30 11 (9.7)
Hypertension (n = 117) 49 (41.9)
Dyslipidemia (n = 117) 23 (19.7)
Diabetes (n = 117) 10 (8.6)
Addictions  
 Active smoking (n = 118) 41 (34.8)
 Smoking history (n = 118) 77 (65.3)
 Alcohol (n = 117) 61 (52.1)
 Cannabis (n = 115) 10 (8.7)
Cardiovascular disease (n = 118) 30 (25.4)
 Heart disease 19 (16.1)
 Occlusive peripheral arterial disease 7 (5.9)
 Carotid occlusive disease 11 (9.3)
COPD (n = 118) 18 (15.3)
Chronic renal failure (n = 118) 9 (7.6)
Liver disease (n = 118) 7 (5.9)
Stroke (n = 118) 4 (3.4)
Charlson Comorbidity Index (n = 117) 4.1 ± 2.1
ASA classification (n = 118)  
 I 15 (12.7)
 II 75 (63.6)
 III 28 (23.7)
  1. Categorical variables are presented as n (%) and continuous variables as mean ± SD
  2. Due to missing data, the number of patients included is presented as (n =) after each variable
  3. ASA American Society of Anesthesiologists, BMI body mass index, COPD chronic obstructive pulmonary disease