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Table 2 Techniques used

From: Aortic arch cannulation with the guidance of transesophageal echocardiography for Stanford type A aortic dissection

Technique Group A(n = 33) Group F(n = 29) Total(n = 62) P value
Total arch replacement 31(93.94%) 20(68.97%) 51(82.26% 0.010
Hemiarch repair 0 6(20.69%) 6(9.68%) 0.008
Aortic debranching 2(6.06%) 1(3.45%) 3(4.83%) 1.000
Ascending aorta replacement 33(100%) 29(100%) 62(100%)
Elephant trunk 33(100%) 19(65.52%) 52(83.87%) 0.001
Aortic valve replacement 15(45.45%) 13(44.83%) 28(45.16%) 0.961
Aortic valve plastic 15(45.45%) 7(24.14%) 22(35.48%) 0.080
Coronary artery bypass 2(6.06%) 1(3.45%) 3(4.83%) 1.000
Mitral valve plastic 3(9.09%) 1(3.45%) 4(6.45%) 0.616
Tricuspid valve plastic 2(6.06%) 3(10.34%) 5(8.06%) 0.658
Repair of ruptured sinus of Valsalva aneurysm 0 1(3.45%) 1(1.61%) 0.468
Left vertebral artery reconstruction 0 1(3.45%) 1(1.61%) 0.468
Repair of auricular septal defect 1(3.03%) 0 1(1.61%) 1.000