Skip to main content

Table 4 In-hospital mortality and morbidity

From: Open aortic arch reconstruction for acute type a aortic dissection: a single-center experience with 267 consecutive patients

  Acute type A dissection Chronic type A dissection p value
In-hospital mortality 30 (11.2 %) 2 (9.0 %) 1.00
Operative mortality within 30 days 22 (8.2 %) 2 (9.0 %) 0.69
Renal failure 53 (19.8 %) 1 (4.5 %) 0.09
Required dialysis 49 (18.3 %) 1 (4.5 %) 0.14
Respiratory failure 78 (29.2 %) 3 (13.6 %) 0.14
Required tracheotomy 63 (23.6 %) 1 (4.5 %) 0.06
Re-operation for bleeding 4 (1.5 %) 1 (4.5 %) 0.33
Mediastinal infection 10 (3.7 %) 0 1.00
Paraplegia 5 (1.9 %) 0 1.00
TND 17 (6.4 %) 0 0.63
PND 29 (10.9 %) 2 (9.0 %) 1.00
  1. TND temporary neurological dysfunction, PND permanent neurological dysfunction