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Table 1 Patient demographics and comorbidities

From: Outcome and survival analysis of surgical repair of post-infarction ventricular septal rupture

Variable Survivors
n = 23 (%)
Non-survivors
n = 15 (%)
P-value
Demographics    
Age (years) 64.7 ± 9.2 67.3 ± 9.9 0.406
Gender (Male) 11 (47.8) 9 (60.0) 0.463
BMI (kg/m2) 25.1 ± 3.6 23.7 ± 2.0 0.186
LVEF (%) 40.3 ± 11.0 39.1 ± 9.4 0.746
Comorbidities    
Smoking 8 (34.8) 8 (53.3) 0.258
Diabetes mellitus 8 (34.8) 4 (26.7) 0.599
Renal failure 9 (39.1) 6 (40.0) 0.957
Hypertension 16 (69.6) 10 (66.7) 0.851
Hyperlipidaemia 9 (39.1) 5 (33.3) 0.717
Previous stroke 2 (8.7) 2 (13.3) 0.649
  1. BMI: Body Mass Index.
  2. LVEF: Left Ventricular Ejection Fraction.