Journal of Obesity / 2019 / Article / Tab 1

Research Article

Comparison between LigaSure™ and Harmonic® in Laparoscopic Sleeve Gastrectomy: A Single-Center Experience on 422 Patients

Table 1

Characteristics of study population.

LigaSure™ ()Harmonic Ace® () value

Female (n)1751390.090
Age (years)42.6 ± 10.7341.2 ± 8.260.131
BMI (kg/m2)47.2 ± 6.1147.7 ± 5.230.365
Diabetes (n)81770.513
Hypertension (n)67750.072
Length of stay (days)4.8 ± 1.35.1 ± 2.10.074
Cartridge used (n)6.51 ± 0.796.56 ± 0.770.512

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