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Table 3 Major complications in ARA and NO-ARA groups, N (%)

From: Prevalence and predictors of aortic root abscess among patients with left-sided infective endocarditis: a cross-sectional comparative study

Event ARA NO-ARA p value
In-hospital mortality 22 (36.1 %) 67 (29.9%) 0.36
Heart failure Fc III/IV 28 (45.9%) 113 (50.4%) 0.53
Sepsis 15 (24.6%) 39 (17.4%) 0.21
Peripheral embolization 22 (36.1%) 74 (33.0%) 0.66
Splenic infarction 7 (11.5%) 35 (15.6%) 0.42
Mycotic aneurysms 6 (10.0%) 17 (7.7%) 0.60
Cerebral embolization 18 (29.5%) 66 (29.5%) 0.995
All embolization 32 (52.2%) 121 (54.0%) 0.83
Acute kidney injury 22 (36.1%) 64 (28.6%) 0.26
Dialysis 2 (3.4%) 11 (5.0%) 0.999