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Table 4 Postperative complications of NRT + MIE and MIE alone patients

From: Reliability and safety of minimally invasive esophagectomy after neoadjuvant chemoradiation: a retrospective study

  NCRT+MIE MIE alone p
Recurrent laryngeal nerve injury 2 (4.5%) 6 (9.5%) 0.55
Arrhythmia 8 (18.1%) 2 (3.2%) 0.02
Pulmonary infection 8 (18.1%) 10 (15.9%) 0.81
Chylothorax 1 (2.3%) 0 0.41
Anastomotic fistula 3 (6.8%) 4 (6.3%) > 0.99
Total complications 15 (34.1%) 20 (31.7%) 0.799