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Table 4 Multivariable analysis of intraoperative complications

From: TEP versus TAPP: comparison of the perioperative outcome in 17,587 patients with a primary unilateral inguinal hernia

Parameter Category Intraoperative complications
OR [95 % CI] p
EHS medial Yes versus no 0.607 [0.451; 0.816] 0.0001
OP method TAPP versus TEP 1.214 [0.923; 1.596] 0.1648
Age*   1.061 [0.962; 1.170] 0.2339
Defect size I (<1.5 cm) versus III (>3 cm) 0.950 [0.614; 1.470] 0.5775
II (1.5–3 cm) versus III (>3 cm) 0.851 [0.614; 1.180]
Sex Male versus female 1.248 [0.819; 1.901] 0.3032
ASA II versus I 1.059 [0.770; 1.455] 0.9110
III versus I 1.189 [0.746; 1.897]
IV versus I  
  1. * 10-year estimate