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Table 2 Intraoperative data of the study patients

From: Long-term outcomes and predictors of recurrent aortic regurgitation after aortic valve-sparing and reconstructive cusp surgery: a single centre experience

CharacteristicsValue
Elective surgery
Acute type A dissection
Previous root surgery
78 (96.2)
3 (3.7)
3 (3.7)
Valsalva graft size (mm)28.6 ± 2.2
Aortic cusp repair techniques
 Free margin central plication
 Free margin resuspension
 Triangular resection
 Shaving
68 (83.9)
14 (17.2)
12 (14.8)
4 (4.9)
Residual Aorta surgery
 AscAo/hemi-arch
 Full arch
9 (11.1)
2 (2.4)
Concomitant surgery
 MV repair
 TV repair
 CABG
 Other**
8 (9.8)
4 (4.9)
11 (13.5)
4 (4.9)
CPB time (min)
AoC time (min)
130.0 (127–141.7)
98.0 (93–102)
  1. Values are expressed as mean ± SD, numbers (percentages) or median (IQR)
  2. Other** (atrial septal defect closure, pulmonary artery surgery)
  3. AoC aortic cross clamp, AscAo ascending aorta, CABG coronary bypass grafting, CBP cardiopulmonary bypass, MV mitral valve, TV tricuspid valve