TABLE 4

Hemodynamic Outcomes for Infants Delivered by CD

UCM, N = 75DCC, N = 79
Time of echocardiogram, h:min7:23 ± 5:536:28 ± 5:15
SVC flow, mL/kg per min*93 ± 2481 ± 29
RVO, mL/kg per min**261 ± 80216 ± 73
Diameter of atrial shunt, mm1.78 ± 0.811.58 ± 0.65
Diameter of PDA, mm1.44 ± 0.671.45 ± 0.66
LVO, mL/kg per min189 ± 67206 ± 79
Need for pressors918
PDA necessitating treatment1725
PDA ligation41
  • Data are presented as mean ± SD unless otherwise stated. PDA, patent ductus arteriosus.

  • * P < .05; **P < .001.