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Table 2 Postoperative mortality for octogenarians and nonagenarians with colorectal or stomach cancer.

From: Postoperative mortality after cancer surgery in octogenarians and nonagenarians: results from a series of 5,390 patients

Type of cancer 80–84 years 85–89 years 90+ years  
  n POM (%) n POM (%) n POM (%) p-value
Colorectal 1731 8 837 13 197 20 <0.001
Stomach 293 11 99 20 32 44 <0.001