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Table 2 Operative characteristics

From: Minimally invasive closure of transthoracic ventricular septal defect: postoperative complications and risk factors

  All patients (n = 209)
Combined other operations
VSD 180 (86.1%)
ASD 23 (11%)
PDA 3 (1.4%)
ASD and PDA 2 (1.0%)
Diaphragm swelling 1 (0.5%)
Defect size (mm) 5 (4.00–6.00)
Occluder size (mm) 6 (5.00–7.00)
Type of occluder
eccentric 63 (30.1%)
Equilateral 146 (69.9%)
Surgeons
1 22 (10.5%)
2 13 (6.2%)
3 53 (25.4%)
4 56 (26.8%)
5 22 (10.5%)
6 34 (16.3%)
7 9 (4.3%)
Operation time (min) 60 (50–80)
Postoperative hospital stay (day) 7.88 ± 2.93