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Table 4 Arterial sheath removal conditions (N = 300)

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

Variable Mean ± SD or N (%)
ACT before sheath removal 141.55 ± 15.43 S
Sheath duration 6.7 ± 1.4 Hours
Dorsalis pedis pulse pre-sheath removal
 Palpable 296 (98.7%)
 Not Palpable 4 (1.3%)
Heart rate at time of sheath removal 73 ± 6.7 beat /min
SBP before sheath removal 132.4 ± 20.7 mmHg
Compression time 10.5 ± 4.4 Minutes
Dorsalis pedis pulse post sheath removal
 Palpable 296 (98.7%)
 Not Palpable. 4 (1.3%)
  1. ACT Activated clotting time, SBP Systolic blood pressure