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Table 5 Postoperative managements and cost analysis. Univariate analyses

From: Comparison of different feeding regimes after pancreatoduodenectomy - a retrospective cohort analysis

  Overall GJ group NG group GT group p value
(n = 86) (n = 12) (n = 31) (n = 43) GJ vs NG GJ vs GT NG vs GT
Drainagea 4 (5) 1 (8) 1 (3) 2 (5) 0,49 0,53 1,00
Embolizationb 10 (12) 2 (17) 2 (6) 6 (14) 0,45 1,00 0,57
Reoperation 7 (8) 2 (17) 0 (0) 5 (12) 0,07 0,64 0,07
ICU hospitalization 49 (57) 6 (50) 14 (45) 29 (67) 1,00 0,32 0,06
ICU length of stay (days), mean (±SD) 7 (±7) 5 (±10) 2 (±3) 3 (±8) 0,11 0,78 0,14
Nutrition time (days), mean (±SD) 14 (±14) 13 (±10) 9 (±12) 19 (±16) 0,16 0,96 <0,01
Length of hospital stay (days), mean (±SD) 26 (±14) 27 (±12) 22 (±13) 29 (±16) 0,16 0,81 0,04
30 days readmission 15 (17) 2 (17) 5 (16) 8 (19) 1,00 1,00 1,00
Nutrition cost (euros), mean (±SD)   843 (±336) 773 (±177) 1884 (±252) 1,00 <0,01 <0,01
Global hospitalization cost (euros), mean (±SD)   18,854 (±3127) 14,226 (±1797) 21,026 (±1889) 0,22 1,00 0,01
  1. Values in parentheses are per cent or SD. ICU intensive care unit
  2. aPercutaneous or endoscopic drainage of a postoperative abdominal collection
  3. bRadiological embolization of a postoperative haemorrhage