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Table 1 Demographic and clinical characteristics of the study group

From: Radical cystectomy over the age of 75 is safe and increases survival

  N %
Gender   
   Men 61 75.3
   Women 20 24.7
Age (years) , mean (SD) 79.2(3.7)
Age (years)*   
   <77 23 28.4
77-80 31 38.3
   >80 27 33.3
BMI, mean (SD) 25.5(3.2)
Urinary diversion   
   Ileal conduit 39 48.1
   S-pouch 5 6.2
   Cutaneous ureterostomy 37 45.7
pT (TNM system)   
   pTis 12 14.8
   pT1 to pT2b 28 34.6
   pT3a to pT3b 29 35.8
   pT4a to pT4b 12 14.8
Nodes (TNM system)   
   0 60 74.1
   1-2 21 25.9
Hospital stay (days), mean (SD) 13.0 (7.3)
Charlson score   
   ≤6 69 85.2
   >6 12 14.8
  1. *categorized according to tertiles.
  2. BMI: Body mass index.
  3. SD: Standard deviation.