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Table 2 Postoperative complications of patients

From: The use of cIMT as a predictor of postoperative stroke in patients undergoing surgical repair of acute type a aortic dissection

VariableTotal
(n = 76)
NDF
(n = 50)
TND
(n = 16)
Stroke
(n = 10)
P value
Paraplegia7 (9.2)4 (8.0)1 (6.3)2 (20.0)0.439
Continuous renal replacement therapy8 (10.5)05 (31.3)3 (30.0)< 0.001
Tracheal reintubation8 (10.5)1 (2.0)4 (25.0)3 (30.0)0.003
Tracheotomy5 (6.6)1 (2.0)2 (12.5)2 (20.0)0.037
Reexploration for bleeding5 (6.6)1 (2.0)2 (12.5)2 (20.0)0.037
Mortality4 (5.3)01 (6.3)3 (30.0)< 0.001
  1. Continuous data are presented as the mean ± standard deviation and categorical data as number (percentage)
  2. Abbreviations: NDF neurological dysfunction-free, TND temporary neurological dysfunction