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Table 3 Outcome of patients' groups

From: Outcomes of bidirectional Glenn surgery done without prior cardiac catheterization

  Non-catheterization group N = 25 Catheterization group N = 68 P-value
Postoperative
 CVP/mean PAP, mmHg 14 (18–21) 13 (18–20) 0.433
 Postoperative Glenn obstruction, n (%) 1 (1.5)  
 Postoperative catheterization, n (%) 1 (1.5)  
 Low COP, n (%) 1 (4) 1 (1.5) 0.456
 Subdural hematoma, n (%) 1 (1.5)  
 Glenn obstruction, n (%) 1 (1.5)  
 Diaphragmatic paralysis, n (%) 1 (1.5)  
 Chylothorax, n (%) 4 (16) 3 (4.4) 0.060
Outcome
 Hospital length of stay, days 8 (7–10) 8 (6–11) 0.266
 Oxygen saturation on discharge, % 84 (80–88) 83 (80–86) 0.543
 ICU length of stay, days 5 (3.5–7) 5 (3–7) 0.763
 Mortality, n (%) 1 (4) 1 (1.5) 0.456
Follow-up 0.118
 Fontan 6 (24) 26 (38.2)  
 Waiting Fontan 10 (40) 34 (50)  
 Lost follow-up 7 (28) 6 (8.8)  
 One and half repair 1 (4) 1 (1.5)  
  1. CVP central venous pressure, PAP pulmonary artery pressure, COP cardiac output, ICU intensive care unit