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Table 5 Postoperative variables

From: Feasibility and safety of continuous retrograde administration of Del Nido cardioplegia: a case series

Inotropes on ICU admission, number (mean ± SD) 0.93 ± 0.92
Pressors on ICU admission, number (mean ± SD) 1.50 ± 0.76
Ventilation, days (mean ± SD) 3.6 ± 6.5
PRBCs, units (mean ± SD) 2.86 ± 4.96
Post-op EF, % (mean ± SD) 45 ± 14
ICULOS, days (mean ± SD) 5.5 ± 7.4
THLOS, days (mean ± SD) 9.6 ± 8.0
Complications, n (%) 2 (14)
New arrhythmia, n (%) 5 (36)
30-days Mortality, n (%) 0 (0)
Follow-up duration, days (mean ± SD) 361 ± 356
Cumulative mortality, n (%) 0 (0)
  1. Definitions: PRBCs packed red blood cells, EF ejection fraction, ICULOS intensive care unit length of stay, THLOS total hospital length of stay