Table 2

Endpoints reached in different types of surgery

EndpointsFor all patients n=200 (% of n)Oesophagus cancer n=54 (% of n)Gastric cancer n=132 (% of n)Combined† surgery n=14 (% of n)
Primary endpoint11 (5.5%)3 (5.5%)6 (4.5%)2 (14.3)*
Secondary endpoint30 (15.0%)8 (14.8%)18 (13.6%)4 (28.6%)*
  • Mann-Whitney U-test.

  • *Combined surgery versus oesophagus cancer as well as gastric cancer (p=0.0124).

  • †Combined surgery versus gastric cancer (p=0.05).