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Table 3 Perioperative mortality and morbidity

From: Comparison of off-pump and on-pump coronary endarterectomy for patients with diffusely diseased coronary arteries: early and midterm outcome

Variable Group on-pump (n = 120) Group off-pump (n = 92) PValue
Death (30-day) 2 (1.7%) 1 (1.1%) NS
Perioperative myocardial infarction 3 (2.5%) 3 (3.3%) NS
Ventricular arrhythmia 8 (6.7%) 11 (12.0%) <0.05
Re-exploration for bleeding 1 (0.8%) 1 (1.1%) NS
Cerebral vascular accident 1 (0.8%) 1 (1.1%) NS
Acute renal failure 6 (5.0%) 5 (5.4%) NS
Intensive care unit stay (days) 2.5 ± 0.5 2.6 ± 0.7 NS
Infection 3 (2.5%) 2 (2.2%) NS
  1. NS = not significant.