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Table 3 Cardiac Variables

From: Long term survival after coronary endarterectomy in patients undergoing combined coronary and valvular surgery – a fifteen year experience

Variable N Dead P value
Extent of Coronary Disease    
   Single Vessel 4 0 0.184
   Double Vessel 13 2  
   Triple Vessel 24 2  
Left Main Stem    
   Yes 2 1 0.188
   No 39 3  
PA Wedge    
   <20 cm 29 1 0.068
   >20 cm 12 3  
Valve requiring surgery    
   Aortic 20 2 1.000
   Mitral 18 2  
   Double (aortic + mitral) 03 0  
LV Function    
   Poor 10 2 0.446
   Moderate 13 1  
   Good 18 1  
Number of distal anastomoses    
   Single 4 0 0.233
   Double 15 3  
   Triple 16 0  
   More than triple 6 1  
Vessel requiring endarterectomy    
   RCA 31 2 0.245
   LAD 6 1  
   Multiple 4 1  
Valve procedure    
   Repair 14 1 1.000
   Replacement 27 3