Skip to main content

Table 2 Baseline demographic and clinical characteristics

From: Video-assisted thoracic bronchial sleeve lobectomy with bronchoplasty for treatment of lung cancer confined to a single lung lobe: a case series of Chinese patients

Characteristic Value
Age (years)* 59.4 ± 17.6 (21–79)
Gender#  
  Male 8 (88.9%)
  Female 1 (11.1%)
Prior thoracotomy# 0 (0%)
TNM stage#  
  T2 8 (88.9%)
  T3 1 (11.1%)
  N0 6 (66.7%)
  N1 1 (11.1%)
  N2 2 (22.2%)
  M0 9 (100%)
Follow-up time (months)* 14.2 ± 12.9 (2–43)
Diagnosis#  
  Carcinoid cancer 1 (11.1%)
  Squamous carcinoma 6 (66.7%)
  Small cell carcinoma 2 (22.2%)
Lung lobe affected#  
  Right 7 (77.8%)
  Left 2 (22.2%)
  Upper 5 (55.6%)
  Middle 1 (11.1%)
  Lower 3 (33.3%)
  1. *Data are presented as the mean ± SD (range).
  2. #Data are presented as n (%), where n is the number of patients (N = 9).