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Table 5 Multivariable analysis of reoperation

From: TEP versus Lichtenstein: Which technique is better for the repair of primary unilateral inguinal hernias in men?

Parameter p value Category OR estimate 95 % CI
ASA score <0.001 II versus I 0.890 0.562 1.408
   III/IV versus I 2.174 1.297 3.642
Age [10-year OR] 0.002   1.219 1.073 1.386
Risk factors 0.037 Yes versus no 1.409 1.021 1.945
EHS classification 0.055 Lateral versus combined 0.999 0.685 1.457
   Medial versus combined 0.633 0.399 1.003
Operation 0.084 Lichtenstein versus TEP 1.356 0.960 1.913
BMI [5-point OR] 0.089   0.819 0.651 1.031
Defect size 0.522 II versus I 0.778 0.505 1.198
   III versus I 0.812 0.500 1.319