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Table 5 Predictors of low cardiac output syndrome (LCOS)

From: Del Nido Cardioplegia can be safely administered in high-risk coronary artery bypass grafting surgery after acute myocardial infarction: a propensity matched comparison

  Odds Ratio p 95% C.I. for Odds Ratio
Lower Upper
DN cardioplegia 0.879 0.821 0.289 2.675
Female gender 2.056 0.222 0.648 6.526
Preoperative arrhythmia 2.799 0.117 0.773 10.127
Low LVEF, <30% 7.526 0.014 1.515 37.395
Previous Cardiac Surgery 4.735 0.039 1.154 45.809
Shock 4.198 0.029 1.610 28.914
NYHA class, >3 1.187 0.801 0.314 4.492
  1. DN-Del Nido, LVEF-left ventricular ejection fraction, NYHA-New York Heart Association.