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Table 4 Causes of hospital mortality according to the surgical technique

From: Aortic root surgery in septuagenarians: impact of different surgical techniques

Cause of hospital mortality MECH-group
n = 51
BIO-group
n = 22
REIMPL-group
n = 22
All
n = 95
Heart failure (intraoperative), n (%) 2 (3.9)    2 (2.1)
Heart failure (postoperative), n (%) 4 (7.8) 1 (4.5)   5 (5.3)
Myocardial infarction, n (%)   1 (4.5)   1 (1.0)
Sepsis, n (%) 2 (3.9)    2 (2.1)
Stroke, n (%) 1 (2) 1 (4.5)   2 (2.1)
Σ hospital mortality, n (%) 9 (17.6) 3 (13.5) 0 12 (12.6)