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Table 3 Meta-analysis results of postoperative complications

From: Validation of a novel reconstruction method of laparoscopic gastrectomy for proximal early gastric cancer: a systematic review and meta-analysis

Measured outcome Studies Patients OR     95% CI P Heterogeneity test P > |t|
I2 P
Overall complications 7 601 0.634 0.334 1.201 0.162 55.2 0.037 0.636
Anastomotic leakage 6 480 0.783 0.298 2.060 0.620 0.0 0.764 0.352
Pancreatic fistula 5 450 0.562 0.211 1.499 0.250 13.3 0.326 0.341
Reflux syndrome 5 450 0.185 0.083 0.414 0.000 32.2 0.207 0.169
Anastomotic stenosis 7 571 0.604 0.269 1.357 0.222 11.1 0.345 0.513