Table 3

Outcomes following assessment for heart transplantation

All patientsLVRVSVP values
n=196n=53n=57n=86
Too high risk41 (21%)13 (25%)13 (23%)15 (17%)NS
Too well36 (18%)13 (25%)10 (18%)13 (15%)NS
MCS17 (9%)3 (6%)*13 (23%)*1 (1%)*<0.05
Conventional surgery or intervention13 (7%)7 (13%)1 (2%)5 (6%)NS
Listed89 (45%)20 (38%)27 (47%)42 (49%)NS
Urgently listed52 (27%)9 (17%)15 (26%)28 (33%)NS
Assessment to list (months)3.5
(IQR 0.5–10.6, range 0–92.7)
1.3
(IQR 0.1–6.9, range 0–38.3)
2.3
(IQR 0.2–7.2, range 0–92.7)
4.7
(IQR 1.9–11.6, range 0–47.28)
0.058
Transplanted67 (34%)16 (30%)18 (32%)33 (38%)NS
  • NS, not significant on column proportion analysis at p<0.05 level.

  • *Significant difference between indicated columns on column proportion analysis at p<0.05 level.

  • Urgently listed patients shown as a proportion of the total number within the group.

  • LV , left ventricle group; MCS, mechanical circulatory support; RV, right ventricle group; SV, single ventricle group.