Table 5

Actual rates of complications among patients undergoing elective or emergent laparoscopic cholecystectomy between 2015 and 2017

ComplicationType of procedure; no. (%) of patients
Elective
n = 71
Emergent
n = 199
Total
n = 270
Conversion to open surgery1 (0.4)3 (1)4 (2)
Bowel injury0 (0)3 (1)3 (1)
Subtotal cholecystectomy1 (0.4)1 (0.4)2 (1)
Bile duct injury1 (0.4)1 (0.4)2 (1)
Wound infection01 (0.4)1 (0.4)
Total2 (3)9 (5)11 (4)