Table 2

Comorbidities at assessment for heart transplantation

AllLVRVSVP values
n=196n=53n=57n=86
Previous sternotomies1 (0–5)2 (1–5)1 (0–4)2 (0–5)<0.001
Transpulmonary gradient (mm Hg)6 (4–11)6 (4–10)12 (6–17)5 (4–7)<0.001
PCWP/ventricular EDP (mm Hg)13 (10–24)18 (10–26)23 (12–30)12 (9–14)<0.001
MPAP (mm Hg)20 (15–35)24 (15–38)37 (20–45)17 (13–21)<0.001
Creatinine (µmol/L)98 (82–120)93 (79–129)100 (88–119)94 (79–118)0.179
Renal replacement therapy2101
Diabetes mellitus3030
Thyroid dysfunction18639
Neurological (prior stroke/cerebral abscess/epilepsy/head injury)236710
Chromosomal abnormality1100
Liver disease (viral hepatitis)192215
Protein losing enteropathy7007
  • EDP, end diastolic pressure; LV,  left ventricle group; MPAP, mean pulmonary artery pressure; PCWP, pulmonary capillary wedge pressure; RV, right ventricle group; SV, single ventricle group.