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Table 6 Multivariable analysis of recurrence in 1-year follow-up

From: Endoscopic repair of primary versus recurrent male unilateral inguinal hernias: Are there differences in the outcome?

Parameter p value Category OR 95 % CI
BMI (5-point OR) 0.004   1.304 1.089 1.562
EHS medial 0.008 Yes versus no 1.682 1.144 2.471
ASA score 0.039 II versus I 0.955 0.675 1.352
III/IV versus I 1.598 0.981 2.603
Operation 0.069 Primary versus recurrent 0.710 0.491 1.027
Defect size 0.171 II (1.5–3 cm) versus I (<1.5 cm) 0.702 0.483 1.022
III (>3 cm) versus I (<1.5 cm) 0.801 0.510 1.258
EHS scrotal 0.204 Yes versus no 1.635 0.766 3.491
Risk factors 0.370 Yes versus no 0.858 0.614 1.199
Age (10-year OR) 0.649   1.025 0.921 1.140
EHS femoral 0.702 Yes versus no 1.192 0.484 2.940
EHS lateral 0.984 Yes versus no 0.996 0.670 1.480