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Table 1 Baseline characteristics

From: Tranexamic acid therapy for postoperative bleeding after bariatric surgery

Variable Hemorrhagic complications (N = 45)
Age (years), mean ± SD 42.6 ± 9.8
Female, n (%) 31 (69)
Surgical procedure
 LRYGB 35/1134
 LRYGB after lap band 7/134
 Gastric sleeve 2/85
 LRYGB after sleeve 1/35
Hospital stay (days), median [IQR] 4 [3–5]
Operation duration (minutes), mean 81 ± 25
Comorbidity
 Hypertension 12
 Diabetes 9
 Asthma or OSAS 6
 Hypercholesterolemia 3
 Hypothyroidism 3
 None 2