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Table 2 Relation between nutritional status and postoperative evolution

From: Impact of perioperative nutritional status on the outcome of abdominal surgery in a sub-Saharan Africa setting

  Value Favorable/unfavorable OR (95% CI) p value
Postoperative BMI 18.5–24.9 31/11 2.95 (1.19–7.34) 0.018
Postoperative albuminemia 35–50 44/3 55 (13.49–224.32) <0.001
Preoperative Buzby Score >97.5 11/2 19.25 (2.18–169.79) 0.003
  1. OR odd ratio, CI confidence interval, BMI body mass index