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Table 2 Post operative complications

From: Modifiable risk factors remain significant causes of medium term mortality after first time Coronary artery bypass grafting

  Total (N = 1177) Survivors (N = 1018) Non-long term Survivor (N = 159) P-value
IABP 14 (1.2%) 8 (0.8%) 6 (3.8%) P = 0.001
Inotropes 167 (14%) 138 (14%) 29 (18%) P = 0.001
Atrial Fibrillation 236 (20%) 202 (20%) 34 (21%) P = 0.670
Blood given post-op 217 (19%) 164 (16%) 53 (34%) P < 0.0005
Blood loss post-op (SD) 821 mls (566) 820 mls (552) 831 mls(650) P = 0.829
Re-operation 35 (3%) 23 (2.3%) 12 (7.5%) P = 0.001
Sternal resuturing 8 (0.7%) 2 (0.2%) 6 (3.8%) P < 0.0005
Parsonnet (SD) 6.2 (6.2) 5.7 (5.9) 9.8 (7.0) P < 0.0005
Renal Failure 51 (4.3%) 28 (2.8%) 23 (15%) P < 0.0005
Reintubation 11 (0.9%) 6 (0.6%) 5 (3.1%) P = 0.010
ICU readmission 23 (2%) 11 (1.1%) 12 (7.5%) P < 0.0005