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Table 4 Primary outcomes at 30 days after surgery

From: Cardiac implantable electronic device surgery with interruption of warfarin forgoing post-operative bridging therapy in patients with moderate or high thromboembolic risks

  All patients Mechanical valve No mechanical valve
N = 411 N = 257 N = 154
Primary Outcome - no. (%)
 Death or any thromboembolic events 5 1.2% 4 1.6% 1 0.6%
Components of primary outcome
 Death from any cause 3 0.7% 2 0.8% 1 0.6%
 Transient ischemic attack 1 0.2% 1 0.4% 0 0.0%
 Ischemic stroke 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 0 0.0%
 Non-CNS embolism 1 0.2% 1 0.4% 0 0.0%
 Deep vein thrombosis 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 0 0.0%
 Pulmonary embolism 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 0 0.0%
 Valve thrombosis 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 0 0.0%
  1. Abbreviation: CNS central nervous system