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Table 6 Association of Fistula with the presence of some of the concomitant diseases of the study participants; (unadjusted results from binary logistic regression)

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

Variable OR* 95%CI* P-Value*
Diabetes Mellitus:
 No 1.00 Reference 0.026
 Yes 1.92 1.04–2.98
Cardio-Vascular disease:
 No 1.00 Reference 0.102
 Yes 0.91 0.90–1.11  
Infective Pulmonary diseases:
 No 1.00 Reference  
 Yes 2.06 1.67–3.58 0.019
Other Pulmonary diseases:
 No 1.00 Reference  
 Yes 1.86 1.44–2.99 0.044
Malignancies:
 No 1.00 Reference  
 Yes 1.02 1.01–1.66 0.102
  1. *Odds ratio (OR: fistula yes vs. fistula no), 95%CIs and P- value from unadjusted Binary Logistic Regression
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