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Table 2 Details of the procedures

From: Catheter ablation or surgical therapy in moderate-severe tricuspid regurgitation caused by long-standing persistent atrial fibrillation. Propensity score analysis

Procedure parameters Catheter cohort n = 279 Surgical cohort n = 114 P value
AF termination rate, n (%) 145 (51.9) 90 (78.9) < 0.0001
PVs entrance and exit block, n (%) 279 (100) 114 (100) NS
Cardiac tamponade, n (%) 2 (0.7) 0 (0) NS
Reexploration for bleeding, n (%) 0 (0) 1 (0.9) NS
AKI requiring dialysis, n (%) 0 (0) 1 (0.9) NS
CABG 0 5 (4.4) 0.060
  1. AF Atrial fibrillation, AKI Acute kidney injury, CABG Coronary artery bypass graft, PVs Pulmonary veins