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Table 3 Postoperative data of all patients

From: Right anterolateral thoracotomy: an attractive alternative to repeat sternotomy for high-risk patients undergoing reoperative mitral and tricuspid valve surgery

Variable Mean ± SD or Number (%)
Drainage at the first day (mL) 225 ± 87
Ventilator >24 h (n) 8 (33.3%)
Intensive care unit stay >3 day (n) 12 (50%)
Continuous renal replacement therapy (n) 6 (25%)
Extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (n) 4 (16.7%)
Low output syndrome (n) 3 (12.5%)
Lung hemorrhage (n) 2 (8.3%)
Postoperative hospital stay (days) 16.4 ± 7.9
Mortality (%) 2 (8.3%)