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Table 1 Outcomes for statin and nonstatin patients following colorectal surgery

From: Effects of statins on postoperative sepsis, systemic inflammatory response syndrome and mortality after colorectal surgery

Parameter Statin Nonstatin Sig.
Overall mortality 9/125 (7.2%) 27/452 (6.4%) 0.77
Nosocomial infections 42/125 (33.6%) 132/452 (29.2%) 0.40
Sepsis 10/75 (13.3%) 42/203 (20.7%) 0.22
SIRS 16/125 (12.8%) 148/452 (32.7%) <0.001
Wound infection 11/125 (8.8%) 66/452 (14.6%) 0.04
Admitted to the ICU 34/125 (27.2%) 63/452 (13.9%) <0.001
  1. Sig,. significance.