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Table 6 Length of Stay costs

From: Cost comparison between open radical cystectomy, laparoscopic radical cystectomy, and robot-assisted radical cystectomy for patients with bladder cancer: a systematic review of segmental costs

AuthorUrinary diversionLength of stay cost (ORC)Length of stay cost (RARC)Mean length of stay (ORC) (days)Mean length of stay (RARC) (days)
Bansal [13]Ileal conduit, Orthotopic neobladder$6314 (46.7%)$4836 (30.1%)12.58.8
Bochner [23]Ileal conduit, Orthotopic neobladderN.A. (included in total cost)88
Martin [21]Ileal conduitN.A. (included in total cost)105
Lee [22]bIleal conduit, Orthotopic neobladder, Continent cuteneous$8592 (33.7–41.5%)$5907 (26.0–28.6%)8a5.5a
Smith [11]N.A.$4982 (30.7%)$4418 (30.2%)5.3b4.7b
  1. LOS and related costs, and the proportion of the total costs in the included studies. aSignificantly different between ORC and RARC; bcosts are presented as median costs