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Table 2 Patients’ baseline characteristics

From: Geriatric Assessment as a qualification element for elective and emergency cholecystectomy in older patients

Factor Elective patients Emergency patients
Number (female/male ratio) [n] 66 (48/18) 60 (34/26)
• 65–74 / 75–84 / 85+ [n] 40/20/6 25/27/8
Median age [years (range)] 71 (65–86) 76 (65–93)
ECOG-PS [44] [n]:
• 0 19 5
• 1 34 24
• 2 12 12
• 3 1 16
• 4 0 3
ASA [45] [n]:
• 1 8 1
• 2 48 25
• 3 10 30
• 4 0 4
  1. ECOG-PS Eastern Cooperative Oncology Group performance status, ASA American Society of Anesthesiologists