Table. 2—

Frequency of major complications comprising complicated post-operative course and poor outcome

ComplicationComplicated coursePoor outcome
Subjects# n2814
Death within 30 days44
Myocardial infarction3
Cardiac failure3
Renal failure3
Respiratory failure1111
Sepsis3
Pneumonia21
Pulmonary embolism2
  • Data are presented as n. #: some had more than one major complication.