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Table 1 Clinical characteristics of subjects

From: Minimally invasive video-assisted thyroidectomy for the early-stage differential thyroid carcinoma

Clinical characteristics MIVAT group CT group P value
  (n = 24) (n = 111)  
Age (years)    
Mean ± SD
Range
45 ± 10
23 – 60
47 ± 11
23 – 73
0.542
Size of tumors (cm)    
Mean ± SD
Range
1.1 ± 0.6
0.2 – 2.0
1.2 ± 0.5
0.2 – 2.0
0.267
  1. Abbreviations: CT: conventional thyroidectomy; MIVAT: Minimally invasive video-assisted thyroidectomy; SD: standard deviation