Table 2

Raw clinical events and echocardiographic findings during follow-up in 158 successfully implanted patients

Clinical events
 Death17 (10.8%)
 Major bleeding9 (5.7%)
 Minor relevant bleeding7 (4.4%)
 Total bleeding events16 (10.1%)
 Stroke/TIA7 (4.4%)
 Some event30 (19.0%)
Echocardiographic findings
 Device thrombus13 (8.2%)
 Small residual ASD18 (11.4%)
 Leak13 (8.2%)
  • ASD, atrial septal defect; TIA, transient ischaemic attack.