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Table 1 Patient characteristics

From: Potentially clinically relevant concentrations of Cefazolin, Midazolam, Propofol, and Sufentanil in auto-transfused blood in congenital cardiac surgery

Patient Characteristic N (mean, minimum – maximum)
Age 2 y 6 months (2 months − 13 y 11 months)
Female /male 10 / 8
Surgical procedure
 Correction ASD type 2 6
 TCPC 3
 Correction TOF 3
 Correction CAVSD 2
 Miscellaneous 4
Total peroperative blood loss (ml/kg) 12.6 (1.6–62.7)
Cellsaver volume processed (ml) 290 (135–910)
Cellsaver product after processing (ml/kg) 12 (3.9–26)
Washing fluid used (ml) 783 (300–1200)
  1. Kg: kilogram, ml: millilitre, y: years. Surgical abbreviations: ASD: Atrial Septal Defect, TOF: Tetralogy of Fallot, TCPC: Total Cavopulmonary Connection, CAVSD: Complete Atrioventricular Septal Defect. Miscellaneous: correction Partial Abnormal Pulmonary Venous Return (1), Chauvaud procedure (1), Mitral Valve Replacement (1), Correction Subaortic Stenosis (1)