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Table 4 Postoperative results*

From: On-pump beating heart coronary surgery for high risk patients requiring emergency multiple coronary artery bypass grafting

No. of patients 25
Hospital mortality 2 (8%)
Ventilation time (hours) 26 ± 37 (range 7–168)
Intraoperative IABP 3 (11%)
Total bleeding (mL) 1340 ± 903
Re-exploration for bleeding 0
Myocardial infarction 0
CK-MB peak (U/l) 1060 ± 1094
Postoperative LVEF (%) 34.4 ± 8.5
Low cardiac output 2 (8%)
Transitory acute renal failure 8 (32%)
Sternal infection 1 (4%)
Intensive care unit stay (days) 4.4 ± 6.4 (range 1–21)
Hospital stay (days) 12 ± 6.7 (range 8–34)
  1. * Data are presented as mean ± SD or N (%)
  2. IABP: Intra-Aortic Balloon Pump; CK-MB: Creatine Kinase-MB; LVEF: Left Ventricular Ejection Fraction.