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Table 3 Serious Adverse Events

From: Aortic root surgery with the CARDIOROOT vascular graft: results of a prospective multicenter post-market surveillance study

Serious Adverse Event Incidence
Cardiac disorder
 Cardiac tamponade* 1 (1.9%)
 Myocardial infarction* 1 (1.9%)
 Pericardial effusion* 1 (1.9%)
 Pericardial effusion/ Sternal dehiscence* 1 (1.9%)
 Ventricular extrasystoles* 1 (1.9%)
Injury, poisoning and procedural complications
 Impaired healing/ Sternal wound healing delay* 1 (1.9%)
 Postoperative thoracic procedure complication* 1 (1.9%)
Infections and infestations
 Pneumonia 1 (1.9%)
 Pericardial infection* 1 (1.9%)
Musculoskeletal and connective tissue disorders
 Synovial cyst 1 (1.9%)
Vascular disorders
 Hemorrhagic shock (death)* 1 (1.9%)
  1. * Deemed by the investigators to be related to the procedure