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Table 4 Procedure-related data

From: Pulsed electron avalanche knife (PEAK) PlasmaBlade™ in pacemaker and defibrillator procedures

Total procedure time, min 60.1 ± 49.3 [8; 320]
Length of postoperative hospital stay, days 5.7 ± 4.0
Perioperative complications, n (%) 11 (3.9)
Pneumothorax, n (%) 1 (0.4)
Lead dislodgement, n (%) 1 (0.4)
Device system infection, n (%) 1
Superficial infection, n (%) 0
Significant device-pocket hematoma, n (%) 9 (3.2)
Lead damage, n (%) 0 (0)