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Table 5 Outcome measures

From: Fit 4 surgery, a bespoke app with biofeedback delivers rehabilitation at home before and after elective lung resection

  App (N = 31)
Surgery % (N)
 Lobectomy 48.4% (15)
 Sublobar 48.4% (15)
 Pneumonectomy 3.2% (1)
Analgesia % (N)
 Epidural 41.9% (13)
 Morphine infusion 6.4% (2)
 Paravertebral 51.6% (16)
Surgical technique % (N)
 Thoracotomy 45.2% (14)
 VATS 54.8% (17)
Length of stay, median (IQR) 4 (3–7)
PPC rate % (N) 9.7% (3)
Unplanned ITU rate % (N) 6.4% (2)
Unplanned ITU LOS in days’ median (IQR) 1.5 (1–2)
30 day hospital readmission % (N) 9.7% (3)
30-day mortality % (N) 0% (0)
  1. PPC Postoperative Pulmonary complication, ITU Intensive therapy unit, LOS length of stay, VATS video-assisted thoracosopic surgery