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Table 3 Multivariate analysis of patients with BOFJ

From: Bowel obstruction associated with a feeding jejunostomy and its association to weight loss after thoracoscopic esophagectomy

  Odds ratio 95% Confidence interval P value
Preoperative body weight > 59.8 kg 2.062 0.352–12.089 0.422
Preoperative BMI > 23.8 kg / m2 9.248 1.344–63.609 0.024
Postoperative BW loss at 1 months > 10% 1.279 0.300–5.446 0.740
Postoperative BW loss at 3 months > 15% 8.490 1.765–40.837 0.008
Distance between the site of jejunostomy and midline < 45 mm 8.160 1.675–39.747 0.009
Distance between the site of jejunostomy and xiphoid process line < 100 mm 3.862 0.930–16.043 0.063
  1. BOFJ bowel obstruction associated with a feeding jejunostomy, BMI body mass index, BW body weight