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Table 1 Preoperative variables, baseline demographics and operative data of 142 specimens, and comparison with remainder population.

From: Biobanking after robotic-assisted radical prostatectomy: a quality assessment of providing prostate tissue for RNA studies

Variable n1 Mean sample group (SD) Mean remainder group (SD) p-value
Age 142 61.4 years (6.7) 60.3 years (7.1) 0.230
Body Mass Index 125 27.3 kg/m2(3.7) 27.0 kg/m2(3.9) 0.778
Preoperative PSA level 141 6.5 ng/ml (3.8) 5.9 ng/ml (5) 0.157
Total operating time 126 142 min (33) 151 min (37) 0.445
Estimated blood loss 137 157 ml(32) 162 ml(30) 0.546
  1. 1Missing data reflects incomplete data collection.