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Table 4 Description of ND between u-ACP and b-ACP groups

From: Effect of different types of cerebral perfusion for acute type A aortic dissection undergoing aortic arch procedure, unilateral versus bilateral

ND u-ACP (n = 124) b-ACP (n = 197)
PND 22 (17.7%) 16 (8.1%)
 Paraplegia 2 (1.6%) 1 (0.5%)
 Monoplegia 4 (3.2%) 4 (2.0%)
 Hemiplegia 11 (8.9%) 9 (4.6%)
 Coma 5 (4.0%) 2 (1.0%)
TND 32 (25.8%) 31 (15.7%)
 Delirium 23 (18.5%) 25 (12.7%)
 TIA 2 (1.6%) 0 (0%)
 Confusion and agitation 7 (5.6%) 6 (3.0%)
  1. u-ACP unilateral antegrade cerebral perfusion, b-ACP bilateral antegrade cerebral perfusion, PND permanent neurologic dysfunction, TND temporary neurologic dysfunction