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Table 3 Multivariate analysis of length of stay

From: Early postoperative hyperglycaemia is not a risk factor for infectious complications and prolonged in-hospital stay in patients undergoing oesophagectomy: a retrospective analysis of a prospective trial

Prognostic variable ß SE of ß P
Duration of surgery 0.062 0.021 0.004
BMI 0.010 0.006 0.072
Mean postoperative glucose 0.024 0.018 0.195
History of cardiac valve disease or arrhythmia 0.058 0.091 0.527
Transhiatal procedure 0.034 0.065 0.599
  1. BMI, body mass index; SE, standard error.