Table 3 Number of ODRH and PLDRH patients exhibiting perioperative complications.

From: Comparison of perioperative outcomes between pure laparoscopic surgery and open right hepatectomy in living donor hepatectomy: Propensity score matching analysis

 ODRH (n = 123)PLDRH (n = 123)P-value
Intraoperative hypotension12 (9.8)18 (14.6)0.242
Intraoperative bradycardia20 (16.3)29 (23.6)0.151
PONV*69 (56.1)71 (57.7)0.797
Pruritus11 (8.9)18 (14.6)0.166
Postoperative pulmonary complications
  Pleural effusion41 (33.3)29 (23.6)0.090
  Atelectasis23 (18.7)9 (7.3)0.009
  Pneumonia2 (1.6)1 (0.8)1.000
  Overall67 (54.5)39 (31.7)<0.001
Surgical complications
  Bile duct leakage3 (2.4)7 (5.7)0.334
  Bile duct stricture1 (0.8)3 (2.4)0.622
  Hepatic artery bleeding0 (0)1 (0.8)1.000
  Portal vein narrowing0 (0)1 (0.8)1.000
  Diaphragmatic hernia1 (0.8)0 (0)1.000
  Fluid collection6 (4.9)2 (1.6)0.281
  Wound complications8 (6.5)7 (5.7)0.790
  Overall19 (15.4)21 (17.1)0.730
  1. Data are presented as numbers with percentages in parentheses. PONV, postoperative nausea and vomiting.
  2. *Patients required treatment with metoclopramide.
  3. Patients required treatment with pheniramine.