Table 6: Analysis of the correlation of preoperative hospital variables and patient’s feeling of anxiety and stress.

Perioperative hospital variablesCorrelation of the Spearman rank order
Feeling of anxiety Level of anxiety

Surgery0.870.93
Illness0.750.70
Complication0.650.68
Pain0.700.65
Suffering0.630.61
Anesthesia0.800.61
Admission to hospital0.600.58
Incertitude0.590.60