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Table 4 Post-lobectomy BPF by flap reinforcement of the bronchial stump at patients’ procedure

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

  Yes (N = 114)* No (N = 354)* P value
Presence of BPF
 Yes 0 (0) 8 (2.3) P = 0.58
 No 114 (100) 346 (97.7)
  1. *Number of cases and column percentages (in parenthesis)