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Table 3 Complication Rates Following Parotidectomy

From: Reconstructive trends and complications following parotidectomy: incidence and predictors in 11,057 cases

 N%
Medical Complications, Overall1861.7
Cardiac arrest130.1
Myocardial Infarction220.2
Stroke240.2
Reintubation350.3
Ventilator-dependent > 48 h270.2
Sepsis/septic shock330.3
Pneumonia490.4
Pulmonary Embolism130.1
Acute Kidney Injury140.1
Urinary Tract Infection430.4
Deep Vein Thrombosis200.2
Surgical Complications, Overall4183.8
Wound disruption500.5
Superficial SSI2091.9
Deep SSI840.8
Hemorrhage/Hematoma1000.9
Unplanned Readmission2362.1
Unplanned Reoperation2342.1
Length of Stay, mean [SD] (days)1.65 [4.00]