Skip to main content

Table 3 Intra and perioperative data

From: Single center experience with wrapping of the dilated ascending aorta

Time of the procedure 3 h 32′ ± 1 h 04′ (median: 3 h 15′, range: 1 h 25′–6 h 25′)
Aortic cross-clamping time 55′ ± 31′ (median: 58′, range: 0′ – 1 h 48′)
Extracorporeal circulation time 1 h 39′ ± 46′ (median:1 h 35′, range: 0′- 3 h 38′)
Inotropic support 6 (17.6 %)
The mean postoperative drainage during the first 24 540 ml ± 400 ml (median:390 ml, range:190 ml – 1750 ml)
Blood transfusion 12 (35 %)