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Table 1 Clinical diagnosis and underlying surgical procedures

From: Children undergoing cardiac surgery for complex cardiac defects show imbalance between pro- and anti-thrombotic activity

Parameter TCPC group
n
BV repair group
n
Underlying diagnosis   
   Tricuspid atresia 5  
   Pulmonary atresia with or without VSD 3 6
   Complex cardiac malformation 2 2
Palliative operations   
   Blalock-Taussig shunt 6 5
   Glenn operation 3  
   Other procedures 2 7
Gender   
   Female 5 6
   Male 5 2
  Mean ± SEM Mean ± SEM
Cardiopulmonary bypass   
   Bypass time (minutes) 95 ± 13 217 ± 23
   Cardiocirculatory arrest (minutes) 58 ± 2 45 ± 9a
   Minimal oesophageal temperature (°C) 14.3 ± 0.5 16.6 ± 1.0
   Aortic clamping time (minutes) 70 ± 6 131 ± 10
  Mean ± SEM Mean ± SEM
Age at operation (months) 34 ± 5 100 ± 19
Weight at operation (kg) 12.4 ± 1.2 23.6 ± 4.1
Preoperative arterial oxygen saturation (percentage) 77 ± 2 86 ± 4
Total number of patients 10 8
  1. aFour patients. BV, biventricular; SEM, standard error of the mean; TCPC, total cavopulmonary connection; VSD, ventricular septal defect.