Journal of Interventional Cardiology / 2020 / Article / Tab 1

Research Article

Efficacy of Manual Hemostasis for Percutaneous Axillary Artery Intra-Aortic Balloon Pump Removal

Table 1

Patient characteristics.

CharacteristicManual Hemostasis (N = 29)

Age–years (range)55.9 (21–74)
Male–no. (%)21 (72.4)
Weight–kg (range)87.5 (40–151.8)
BMI–kg/m2 (range)29.5 (18–59)
Non-African American–no. (%)26 (89.7)
African American–no. (%)3 (10.3)
Diabetes mellitus–no. (%)6 (20.7)
Coronary artery disease–no. (%)3 (10.3)
Chronic kidney disease–no. (%)11 (37.9)
LVEF-(%) (range)19 (10–55)
Access left axillary artery–no. (%)29 (100)
Ambulated–no. (%)29 (100)
Median duration of insertion–days (range)12 (1–54)
Median compression time–min. (Range)20 (5–60)
Removal at bedside–no. (%)19 (65.5)

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