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Table 3 The periopetative outcomes

From: What is an appropriate material to use with a covering technique to prevent the recurrence of spontaneous pneumothorax?

Characteristic Total ROCM % PGA/ TC p-value
Pleurodesis      
Yes 14 0 0.0 14  
No 171 8 4.7 163 0.408
Postoperative complications      
Yes 6 0 0.0 0  
No 179 8 4.5 171 0.597
Drainage period (days)   1.125 (1–2)   2.412 (1–15) 0.030
Hospital stay (days)   3.8 (3–6)   6.2 (2–31) 0.116