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Table 6 Complication Rates

From: A comparison of perioperative outcomes of Video-Assisted Thoracic Surgical (VATS) Lobectomy with open thoracotomy and lobectomy: Results of an analysis using propensity score based weighting

Complication Open N = 62
Unadjusted data
VATS N = 74
Unadjusted data
P value (unadjusted) P value
(adjusted)
None 40 (65%) 52 (70%) 0.58 0.61
Pulmonary 20 (32%) 10 (14%) 0.01 0.10
Cardiac-arrhythmia 2 (3%) 10 (14%) 0.07 0.71
Hemorrhage 1 (2%) 4 (5%) 0.38 0.88
Other 1 (2%) 2 (3%) 1.00 0.98