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Table 3 Procedural variables

From: Access site complications after transfemoral aortic valve implantation - a comparison of Manta and ProGlide

  ProGlide learning (n = 25) Manta learning (n = 25) p ProGlide established (n = 51) Manta established (n = 50) p
Valve type, n (%)
 Core Valve 5 0   2 0  
 Evolut R 20 18   40 17  
 Evolut PRO 0 7   9 33  
Sheath size (Fr)
 Mean ± SD 15.1 ± 1.8 15.4 ± 1.7 0.634 15.3 ± 1.7 15.5 ± 1.0 0.594
 Median (range) 14 (14–18) 14 (14–20)   14 (14–18) 16 (14–18)  
Fluoroscopy time (minutes) mean ± SD 29.5 ± 5.4 27.9 ± 14 0.619 24.1 ± 6.1 18.9 ± 5.6 < 0.001
Contrast volume (milliliters) mean ± SD 171.8 ± 71.2 162.4 ± 52.4 0.597 147.0 ± 41.4 145.9 ± 52.1 0.914
  1. Fr French, SD Standard Deviation