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Table 2 Complications within 30 days after orthopedic surgery

From: Low serum cholinesterase predicts complication risk after orthopedic surgery in elderly patients: an observational pilot study

  n = 49
Major complications, n = 11
 Heart failure 4
 Myocardial infarction 3
 Cerebral infarction 2
 Pulmonary embolism 2
Minor complications, n = 38
 Urinary tract infection 9
 Pneumonia 4
 Surgical site infection 3
 Calcium pyrophosphate deposition disease 3
 Deep vein thrombosis in the lower leg 2
 Sick sinus syndrome 2
 Cellulitis 2
 Others (acute kidney injury, bleeding peptic ulcer, cholangitis, etc.) 13