Table 3: Hospitalization details.

Normocalcemic group ()Hypocalcemic group ()

Total number of days hospitalized (SD) 3.1 (1.0)5.7 (3.6)<0.001
Average cost of total number of days hospitalized (SD)10,495.57$ (3,299.90$)18,976.92$ (12,128.57$)<0.001
Number of days hospitalized after drain removal (SD)0.8 (1.1)2.5 (3.4)<0.001
Average cost of days hospitalized after drain removal (SD)2,534.32$ (3,677.53$)8,367.32$ (11,339.50$)<0.001

Based on the average cost of one day of hospitalization on the ward.