Skip to main content

Advertisement

Table 1 Comparison of outpatient and inpatient UPPP

From: The incidence of early post-operative complications following uvulopalatopharyngoplasty: identification of predictive risk factors

  Outpatient (n=97) Inpatient (n=248) p
  Mean SD Mean SD  
Age 33.2 7.6 36.8 9.5 0.001
BMI (kg/m2) 29.1 4.4 30.1 9.5 0.07
AHI 23.6 15.8 35.32 25.6 0.001
Co-morbidities (%) 45.4   50.4   0.4
Complications      
 Total (%) 21.6 - 33.9 - 0.027
 Respiratory (%) 5.2 - 15.7 - 0.008
 Hemorrhage (%) 8.2 - 13.3 - 0.163
 Hypertension (%) 3.2 - 5.1 - 0.48