Table 2

Surgical Procedures

Placebo (n = 138)Nesiritide (n = 141)
Coronary artery bypass grafting alone, n (%)92 (67)96 (68)
Concomitant procedures, n (%)
 Mitral valve repair24 (17)21 (15)
 Mitral valve replacement4 (3)4 (3)
 Maze procedure5 (4)7 (5)
 Dor procedure4 (3)7 (5)
 Transmyocardial laser revascularization2 (1)0 (0)
 Intra-aortic balloon pump10 (7)12 (9)
 Other14 (10)12 (9)
Re-operations (prior CABG)11 (8)8 (6)

CABG = coronary artery bypass graft.

  • Subjects may have undergone more than one procedure.