Table 4 Postoperative short-term outcomes in ODRH and PLDRH patients.

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
Hospital stay (days)10 (8–12)9 (8–11)0.003
Time to first meal (days)3 (2–3)1 (1–2)<0.001
Time to JP removal (days)6 (5–8)6 (4–8)0.031
NPRS in the PACU6 (3–7)5 (3–6)0.573
OMED over the first 7 days (mg)686 ± 253568 ± 126<0.001
Use of diuretics (no. of patients)27 (22.0)27 (22.0)1.000
Re-admission (no. of patients)11 (8.9)8 (6.5)0.634
CCI10.5 ± 9.48.6 ± 10.10.155
Clavien-Dindo classification (no. of patients)  0.618
  Grade I13 (10.6)13 (10.6)1.000
  Grade II10 (8.1)6 (4.9)0.301
  Grade IIIa11 (8.9)10 (8.1)0.820
  Grade IIIb1 (0.8)4 (3.3)0.370
  1. Data are presented as means ± SDs, medians with IQRs in parentheses, or numbers with percentages in parentheses. JP, Jackson-Pratt drain; NPRS, numerical pain rating scale; PACU, postoperative care unit; OMED, oral morphine equivalent dose; CCI, comprehensive complication index.