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Table 1

From: Impact of postsurgical complications on hospital costs and margins

With PSC Without PSC
Mean 2011 US$/patient Cost ($) Margin ($) Cost ($) Margin ($)
Cardiac 46,535 -2,286 32,887* -778*
Gastrointestinal 33,280 -3,088 18,942* -752*
Orthopedic 20,798 -3,567 15,194* -1,872*
Vascular 31,042 -4,782 17,667* -2,267*
  1. *P < 0.0001 with vs. without PSC.