Skip to main content

Table 3 PCI procedure details (N = 300)

From: Incidence and predictors of groin complications early after coronary artery intervention: a prospective observational study

Variable Mean ± SD or N (%)
Heart Rate 76.2 ± 11.6 beat/min
Site of Puncture
 Right groin 292 (97.3%)
 Left groin 8 (2.7%)
Number of Punctures
 One punctures 241 (80.3%)
 More Than One 59 (19.7%)
Location of Punctures
 Below inguinal crease 129 (43%)
 On inguinal crease 155 (51.7%)
 Above inguinal crease 16 (5.3%)
Coronary artery treated
 LAD 127 (42.3%)
 CX 44 (14.7%)
 RCA 61 (20.3%)
 Others 68 (22.7%)
Time of Procedure 40.29 ± 18.4 Min
Sheath size
 5F 7 (2.3%)
 6F 285 (95%)
 7F 8 (2.7%)
Anticoagulant
 Heparin 10,563 ± 1302 IU
 Glycoprotein Iib/IIIa 33 (11%)
Number of coronary treated
 One artery 235 (78.3%)
 Two arteries 55 (18.3%)
 Three arteries 10 (3.3%)
ACT 314 ± 34 Seconds
SBP when Procedure Started 150 ± 29 mmHg
Procedure performed
 PTCA 12 (4%)
 PCI 288 (96%)
  1. PTCA Percutaneous Transluminal Coronary Intervention, PCI Percutaneous Coronary Intervention, LAD Left Anterior Descending, CX Circumflex, RCA Right Coronary Artery, F French, ACT Activating Clotting Time at the end of the procedure