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Table 4 Postoperative course

From: The eNOS 894G/T gene polymorphism and its influence on early and long-term mortality after on-pump cardiac surgery

Variable GG GT TT p value
  (n = 251) (n = 210) (n = 39)  
Red blood cells transfused (ml/d) 215 ± 554 298 ± 684 267 ± 398 0.05
Fresh Frozen Plasma (ml/d) 64 ± 387 97 ± 702 33 ± 127 0.66
Prothrombin complex concentrates (iU/d) 6 ± 94 17 ± 184 0 0.66
IABP 15 21 1 0.13
ECMO 0 1 0 0.50
Length of ICU stay (d) 6 ± 12 10 ± 17 5 ± 6 0.001
Hospitality stay (d) 25 ± 20 27 ± 22 22 ± 11 0.91
Early Mortality (n = 41)     
Overall (8.2%) (%) n = 500 18 20 3 0.65
Elective cases (%) n = 396 11 14 1 0.32
Urgent cases (%) n = 41 2 3 1 0.15
Emergency cases (%) n = 63 5 3 1 0.29
Long-term Mortality (n = 125)     
Overall (25%) (%) n = 500 64 50 11 0.88
Age at surgery (years) 72 ± 8 72 ± 7 73 ± 4 0.67
Survival after surgery (days) 500 ± 493 497 ± 588 599 ± 578 0.71
Age at death (years) 74 ± 8 73 ± 7 75 ± 4 0.64
  1. IABP: intraaortic ballon pump, ECMO: extracorporeal membrane oxygenation, ICU: intensive care unit.