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Table 10 Multivariable analysis of hospital stay

From: Is the age of >65 years a risk factor for endoscopic treatment of primary inguinal hernia? Analysis of 24,571 patients from the Herniamed Registry

Parameter p value Variables Beta 95 % CI
Intercept <0.001   1.107 0.967 1.246
ASA score <0.001 I −0.571 −0.709 −0.432
ASA score <0.001 II −0.524 −0.662 −0.386
ASA score <0.001 III −0.365 −0.504 −0.226
Bilateral <0.001 Bilateral 0.111 0.097 0.125
Sex <0.001 Male −0.124 −0.145 −0.104
Scrotal hernia (EHS) <0.001 YES 0.203 0.163 0.243
Age <0.001 ≤65 years −0.056 −0.071 −0.041
Defect size (EHS) <0.001 I (<1.5 cm) 0.014 −0.008 0.035
Defect size (EHS) <0.001 II (1.5–3 cm) 0.039 0.023 0.055
Operation technique 0.020 TAPP 0.015 0.002 0.028