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Table 1 Baseline characteristics of the study population

From: Impact of a preoperative pharmaceutical consultation in scheduled orthopedic surgery on admission: a prospective observational study

Characteristics Patients (n = 360)
Age (yr) 68 [59.0; 75.0]
Sex
 Female 193 (54%)
 Male 167 (46%)
Surgical indication
 Knee arthroplasty 141 (39.2%)
 Hip arthroplasty 108 (30.0%)
 Spine surgery 33 (9.1%)
 Other surgery 78 (21.7%)
Number of lines of PA-BPMH 4 [1.0; 7.0]
Length of stay (days) 4 [4.0; 6.0]