Current Gerontology and Geriatrics Research / 2020 / Article / Tab 2

Research Article

The Utility of Psoas Muscle Assessment in Predicting Frailty in Patients Undergoing Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement

Table 2

Characteristics of cohort in quartiles of the psoas-lumbar vertebral index including mortality and the length of stay.

1st quartile2nd quartile3rd quartile4th quartile

Female (%)5360477
Body mass index23.526.925.131.7
30-day mortality1101
18-month mortality3105
Discharged home (%)861009393
Length of stay (days)5.075.645.939.86

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