Table 2

30-Day outcome of the 26 radiation-exposed patients and their matched controls

Day 30 outcomesRadiation groupControl groupp Value
Creatinine level peak (µmol/L)85 (68–111)91 (76–112)0.51
Cerebral infarct001
Severe bleeding6 (23)4 (15)0.002
Need of dialysis001
Vascular complications (access-related)4 (15)4 (15)0.001
Infectious complications3 (12)4 (15)0.002
Haemodynamic complications with congestive heart failure6 (23)3 (12)0.001
Conduction disorders6 (23)8 (30)0.04
Pacemaker neoimplantation3 (12)7 (27)0.002
Supraventricular arrhythmia2 (8)2 (8)<0.001
Pericardial effusion001
  • Data are presented as median (25–75th percentiles) or n (%).