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Table 2 Comparison of thrombus formation of the Swan-Ganz catheter and the prototype Catheter

From: Comparison of in vivo antibacterial and antithrombotic activities of two types of pulmonary artery catheters in pig

GROUP 3 DAY GROUP GROUP 7 DAY GROUP
CATHETER Swan-Ganz Prototype CATHETER Swan-Ganz Prototype
EXPERIMENT NUMBER THROMBUS WEIGHT (g) THROMBUS WEIGHT (g) EXPERIMENT NUMBER THROMBUS WEIGHT (g) THROMBUS WEIGHT (g)
1 + + 2 + +
3 + + 4 0.3 0.1
5 0.0 0.2 6 0.2 0.1
7 0.1 0.1 8 0.0 0.1
11 0.0 0.2 9 0.1 0.0
13 0.0 0.1 10 0.1 0.1
14 0.0 0.0 12 0.0 0.0
MEAN THROMBUS WEIGHT (g) 0.02 0.12 MEAN THROMBUS WEIGHT (g) 0.12 0.07
THROMBUS RATE (%) 42.85 85.71 THROMBUS RATE (%) 71.43 71.43
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