TABLE 5

Postoperative Outcomes

ProcedureWith Down SyndromeWithout Down SyndromeP
ASD closure
    Length of stay, median (IQR), d4 (3–5)3 (2–4)<.0001
    In-hospital death, n (%)1 (0.6)3 (0.1).1
VSD closure
    Length of stay, median (IQR), d5 (4–8)4 (3–6)<.0001
    In-hospital death, n (%)5 (0.6)17 (0.5).7
Complete AVSD repair
    Length of stay, median (IQR), d7 (5–11)7 (5–14).9
    In-hospital death, n (%)27 (1.9)14 (3.9).02
Mitral valve repair/replacement
    Length of stay, median (IQR), d5 (4–8)5 (4–8).6
    In-hospital death, n (%)1 (0.3)19 (2.0).04
Tetralogy of Fallot repair
    Length of stay, median (IQR), d7 (5–10)6 (5–9).0004
    In-hospital death, n (%)4 (2.3)14 (0.6).02
  • ASD indicates atrial septal defect; VSD, ventricular septal defect; AVSD, atrioventricular septal defect.