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Table 2 Procedures Performed

From: Surgical correction of ruptured aneurysms of the sinus of Valsalva using on-pump beating-heart technique

Variable N(n = 31)
Surgical approach  
   RA 9
   RV 15
   Ao 4
   Ao+RV 3
Techniques for repair  
   Simple closure 14
   Patch closure 17
Coexistent lesion correction  
   Simple closure ventricular septal defect 5
   Patch closure ventricular septal defect 4
   Aortic valvuloplasty 1
   Aortic valve replacement 6
   Right ventricular outflow construction 1
   Radical resection subaortic stenosis 1
The time of cardiopulmonary bypass 60.26 ± 21.86
Method for perfusing the coronary vasculature  
   Antegrade perfusion 22
   Retrograde perfusion 9
The time of cross-clamping for retrograde perfusion 42.50 ± 12.47
  1. LV = left ventricle, RA = right atrium, RV = right ventricle, Ao = aorta