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Table 1 Epidemiological and operative variables in children after uni-ventricular palliation or bi-ventricular repair

From: Uni-ventricular palliation vs. bi-ventricular repair: differential inflammatory response

Variables UVP BV p value
n 12 8  
Male/female (n) 7/5 7/1 NS
Age at operation (months) 39.5 (88.2) 39.5 (62.5) NS
SaO2 (%) 78 (5.2) 84 (18.3) NS
Cardiac malformation SV (n = 7)
TA (n = 3)
Other (n = 2)
TOF (n = 5)
PA-VSD (n = 3)
 
Previous palliation AP shunt n = 4
PAB n = 6
AP shunt n = 7  
Duration of ECC (min) 89.5 (82.8) 87 (47.8) NS
Duration of aortic clamping (min) 69.8 (61.5) 67 (25.5) NS
Water balance during ECC (ml) 135 (370) 162.5 (481) NS
  1. Values are displayed as median (IQR)
  2. Abbreviations: UVP uni-ventricular palliation, BVR bi-ventricular repair, SV single ventricle, TA tricuspid atresia, TOF tetralogy of Fallot, PA-VSD pulmonary atresia with ventricular septal defect, AP aorto-pulonary, PAB pulmonary banding, ECC extracorporeal circulation