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Table 1 Patient characteristics and congenital diseases

From: A pilot study of Bifidobacterium breve in neonates undergoing surgery for congenital heart disease

  Group A Group B
(n = 10) (n = 11)
Weight, kg 2.9 [2.8–3.0] 3.0 [2.9–3.1]
Males 5 (50%) 8 (73%)
Procedural times, min   
  Overall operation 340 [267–378] 300 [220–332]
  Cardiopulmonary bypass 152 [138–200] 167 [82–190]
  Anesthesia 475 [395–503] 400 [298–428]
RACHS category 4 [3–4] 4 [3–4]
Congenital anomalies   
  Transposition of great vessels 5 4
  Interruption of the aortic arch 1 3
  Double outlet right ventricle 2 0
  Hypoplastic left heart syndrome 0 2
  Coarctation of the aorta 2 1
  Total anomalous pulmonary venous return 0 1
Selected types of surgeries   
  Arterial switch 6 4
  Aortic arch repair 3 4
  Pulmonary arterial banding 1 1
  Norwood surgery 0 1
  Total anomalous pulmonary venous return repair 0 1
  1. RACHS risk-adjusted congenital heart surgery. Values are median [IQR] or numbers (%) of observations. No significant differences between the groups.