Journal of Obesity / 2019 / Article / Tab 2

Research Article

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

Table 2

Intraoperative and perioperative complications of the patients who underwent laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy with LigaSure™ and Harmonic Ace®.

LigaSure™Harmonic Ace® value

Intraoperative complications (n)
 Omentum bleedings25280.337
 Staple line bleedings58440.409
 Clips45330.391
 Absorbable hemostat20260.156
Postoperative complications (n)
 Hemorrhage110.924
 Abscess420.509
 Leak320.763
 Fever450.589
 Mortality010.284
Complications needing revision (n)210.584

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