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Table 2 Comparison of complication occurrence between the manual and stapled anastomosis groups after surgery

From: Comparison of hand-sewn and stapled anastomoses in surgeries of gastrointestinal tumors based on clinical practice of China

Anastomotic methods Gastric carcinoma Colorectal cancer Esophageal cancer
S-lE A-lEa A-HHa PS-ICU Total S-lEa A-lEa A-HHa PS-ICU Total A-lE A-HHa PS-ICU Total
Manual procedure 7 11 12 10 74 15 14 16 18 97 4 6 7 32
Stapler suture 4 6 6 8 104 8 8 10 23 128 4 4 8 64
  1. aIndicates P < 0.05. The Abbreviations: S-lE (stump leakage), A-lE (anastomotic leakage), A-HH (anastomotic hemorrhage), and PS-ICU (post-surgery-ICU).