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Table 1 Patient profiles and methods

From: Simplicity, skills, and pitfalls of ascending aortic cannulation for type A aortic dissection

Number 29
Age 58.2 ± 13.2 years
Gender 18 males; 11 females
Indications
   DeBakery  type I 16
         type II 4
         type III 9
Operations
   Ascending aortic replacement 21
   Ascending, and arch replacement 5(1)
   Root, and ascending aortic replacement 1
   Root, ascending, and arch replacement 2(2)
  1. Age is expressed as mean ± standard deviation.
  2. Parentheses indicates the number of operations with concomitant right coronary artery bypass grafting.