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Table 1 Baseline demographics and surgical characteristics of patients who did not undergo PVR

From: Long-term follow-up in adults after tetralogy of Fallot repair

  All patients (n = 83) Group 1 < 25 years since repair (n = 51) Group 2 ≥ 25 years since repair (n = 32) P values
Median age with interquartile range (yr) 26 (19–64) 25 (19–49) 37 (21–64) < 0.001
Male/female 49/34 32/19 17/15 0.39
Height 168.3 ± 10.8 169.9 ± 12.2 165.8 ± 7.7 0.11
Weight 64.7 ± 14.8 63.5 ± 15.4 66.6 ± 14.0 0.40
BMI 22.8 ± 4.4 21.9 ± 4.5 24.1 ± 4.0 0.04
BSA 1.7 ± 0.2 1.7 ± 0.2 1.7 ± 0.2 0.94
Median age with interquartile range at ToF repair (yr) 3 (0–30) 3 (0–30) 3 (0–30) 0.66
Time since ToF repair (yr) 23 (6–53) 21 (6–24) 31 (25–53) < 0.001
Number with prior Blalock – Taussig shunt 17 6 11 0.02
Number with transannular patch 39 29 10 0.02
NYHA functional class NYHA I – 56 NYHA I – 38 NYHA I – 18 0.23
NYHA II – 23 NYHA II – 13 NYHA II – 10 NYHA I – 0.08
NYHA III – 4 NYHA III – 0 NYHA III – 4 NYHA II – 0.38
NYHA IV – 0 NYHA IV –0 NYHA IV –0 NYHA III – 0.98
  1. BMI Body mass index, BSA Body surface area, NYHA New York Heart Association