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Table 1 Clinical characteristics of the patients with locally recurrent rectal cancer

From: Impact of the preoperative prognostic nutritional index as a predictor for postoperative complications after resection of locally recurrent rectal cancer

Variable Patients (n = 99)
Patient characteristics
 Male sex, n (%) 57 (57.6%)
 Age at surgery (years), median [IQR] 61 [54.5–68]
 BMI (kg/m2), median [IQR] 22.2 [20.2–24.1]
 ASA classification (1/2/3/unknown), n 15/71/5/8
Neo-adjuvant therapy 63 (63.6%)
 Chemoradiotherapy, n (%) 53 (53.5%)
 Chemotherapy alone, n (%) 9 (9.1%)
 Radiotherapy alone, n (%) 1 (1.0%)
  1. Values are the number of patients, unless indicated otherwise
  2. IQR interquartile range, BMI body mass index, ASA American Society of Anesthesiologists