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Table 1 Baseline data

From: The contemporary role of Impella in a comprehensive mechanical circulatory support program: a single institutional experience

Parameter Value
Male, n 20 (90)
Age, years 60 ± 13, 62 (52–68)
Height, cm, 172 ± 7, 175 (170–178)
Weight, kg 74 ± 11, 75 (70–84)
BSA 1.9 ± 0.1, 1.9 (1.8–2)
BMI 25 ± 3, 24.8 (22.9–26.2)
Comorbidity  
Hypertension, n 6 (22)
Chronic renal failure, n 4 (18)
Dislipidemy, n 4 (18)
Overweight, n 3 (14)
Type II diabetes, n 1 (4.5)
Coronary artery disease, n 8 (36)
Idiopatic dilatative cardiomyopathy, n 2 (9)
Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, n 3 (14)
Hypothyroidism, n 1 (4.5)
None, n 5 (22)
Cause of cardiogenic shock  
Acute myocardial infarction, n 9 (41)
Postcardiotomic, n 5 (23)
Other, n 8 (36)
  1. Data shown as number (percentage) or as mean ± standard deviation and median (interquartile range)
  2. BSA–Body surface area; BMI–Body mass index