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Table 1 Baseline characteristics of the study population

From: Is sutureless thyroid surgery safe in the hands of surgical trainees. A single centre retrospective study

Characteristics Consultant group Trainee group p value
Female/male 106/41 46/15 >0.05
Mean age (yrs) 58.1 ± 14.6 58 ± 11.7 >0.05
ASA
 1–2 117 51 >0.05
 >2 30 10
BMI (kg/m2) 27.8 ± 8,4 25 ± 11.4 >0.05
  1. The demographic characteristics of the study population were similar in both groups
  2. Yrs years, BMI body mass index