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Table 2 Type of operations performed on 32 patients admitted requiringcritical care service during postoperative care and the number of postoperativedeaths by type of operation

From: The critically ill patient after hepatobiliary surgery

Type of operation Type of operation [% (n)] Deaths (n)
Hepatic resection 47 (15) 5
Biliary enteric bypass 13 (4) 2
Pancreatic resection 9 (3) 1
Peptic ulcer operation 9 (3) 2
Extrahepatic bile duct resection 6 (2) 0
Acute pancreatitis operation 6 (2) 1
Combined hepatic and pancreatic resection 3 (1) 1
Abdominal wall dehisence 3 (1) 0
Thoracotomy and decortication 3 (1) 0