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Table 5 ECCO2R-related adverse events

From: A 2-year multicenter, observational, prospective, cohort study on extracorporeal CO2 removal in a large metropolis area

n (%) Hemolung
n = 53
iLa Activve
n = 17
p
Catheterization failure 2 (4) 1 (4) 1
Biological hemolysis 15 (28) 0 (0) 0.033
Clinically significant hemolysis 6 (11) 0 (0) 0.147
Bleeding 16 (30) 1 (6) 0.042
Membrane clotting 4 (8) 7 (41) < 0.001
Catheter infection 0 (0) 1 (6) 0.075
Device malfunction 4 (8) 2 (12) 0.638
ECCO2R-related death 3 (6) 0 (0) 0.316
  1. Results are expressed as counts and proportions. Biological hemolysis was defined by at least one measurement of serum-free hemoglobin higher than 100 mg/l without clinically significant hemolysis