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Table 2 Incidence of re-exploration for bleeding in patients with postoperative DSWI

From: Deep sternal wound infection after cardiac surgery

  CABG Valve Valve + CABG TA TA + CABG
Overall incidence of re-exploration for bleeding 1.8 3.8 4.9 5.4 9.1
3.6 (%)
Incidence of re-exploration for bleeding in DSWI cases 6.9 11.8 6.1 15.9 25.8
11.1 (%)