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Table 1 Prevalence of anemia among our elective cardiac surgery patients

From: Preoperative anemia and transfusion in cardiac surgery: a single-centre retrospective study

Anemia degree Hemoglobin Concentration (g/L) Prevalence
Non-Pregnant Female Male Female Male Total
Non-Anemic ≥ 120 ≥ 130 206 472 678 (85)
Anemia (total) <  120 <  130 56 63 119 (15)
 Mild 110–119 110–129 33 47 80 (67)
 Moderate 80–109 80–109 22 16 38 (32)
 Severe < 80 < 80 1 0 1 (1)