Table 3

Obstetric and fetal outcomes of pregnancy

Systemic RV
All (n=162)
CCTGA
(n=41)
TGA after atrial switch (n=121)P value
Caesarean section79 (48.5)25 (61.0)54 (44.6)0.07
Of which for cardiac reasons26 (32.9)14 (56.0)12 (22.2)0.01
Emergency caesarean section for cardiac reasons6 (3.7)3 (7.3)3 (2.5)0.17
Fetal death1 (0.6)0 (0)1 (0.8)1.00
Neonatal death0 (0)0 (0)0 (0)n.a.
Premature birth34 (21.0)8 (20.0)26 (21.5)1.00
IUGR7 (4.3)1 (2.4)6 (5.0)0.68
Low Apgar scores12 (7.4)3 (7.3)9 (7.4)1.00
Small for gestational age29 (17.8)7 (17.1)22 (18.2)1.00
  • Values are n (%).

  • CCTGA, congenitally corrected transposition of the great arteries; IUGR, intrauterine growth retardation; n.a., not available; RV, right ventricle.