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Table 3 Intraoperative outcomes and product utilization of patients implanted with the HeartMate II (HMII) and HeartWare (HVAD)

From: Is there a difference in bleeding after left ventricular assist device implant: centrifugal versus axial?

  HMII (n = 105) HVAD (n = 34) p-value
Redo sternotomy, n (%) 22 (21) 10 (30) 0.31
Cardiopulmonary bypass time, minutes 85.1 + 37.7 81.8 + 47.9 0.72
Product Transfusion, peri-operative (72 h)
 Red blood cells, units 8.2 + 1.0 4.9 + 1.6 0.10
 Fresh frozen plasma, units 3.3 + 0.5 2.0 + 0.6 0.19
 Platelets, units 1.1 +  0.2 1.2 + 0.5 0.89