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Table 1 Description of the study population

From: Is the flap reinforcement of the bronchial stump really necessary to prevent bronchial fistula?

Variables N (%)
Sex
 Male 478 (85.6%)
 Female 80 (14.4%)
Mean age 62.4 ± 12 SD yrs
Diagnosis
 Lung cancer 433 (77.6%)
 Lung Echinoccocus 36 (6.5%)
 Bronchiectasis, 34 (6.1%)
 Lung abscess, 33 (5.9%)
 Tuberculosis 22 (3.9%)
Type of intervent
 Lobectomy 468 (83.9%)
 Pneumonectomy 90 (16.1%)
Complications
 No 463 (82.9%)
 Yes 95 (17.1%)