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Table 2 Types of intervention in Marfan patients

From: The effects of acute and elective cardiac surgery on the anxiety traits of patients with Marfan syndrome

Name of the sample group Cardiovascular diagnosis Number of the patients (female/male) Percentage of the patients
Acute aortic surgery Aortic dissection 10 (6/4) 22% (10/45)
  Annuloaortic ectasia 9 (3/6) 20% (9/45)
Preventive prophylactic surgery Prophylactic aortic-root reconstruction 9 (3/6) 20% (9/45)
No surgery --------- 17 (14/3) 38% (17/45)