Table 2

- Arrhythmia types, duration, and onset in patients who had postoperative arrhythmias.

Type of arrhythmiaFrequency of arrhythmiaDuration of arrhythmia, nPostoperative day of onset, n
  <24 hours24-48 hours>48 hours1st day2nd day3rd dayAfter 3rd day
SVT14 (10.0)7347205
PVC4 (2.9)0311012
JET72 (51.4)39122158914
AV block III38 (27.1)1432134121
AV block II1 (0.7)1001000
AV block I2 (1.4)1101001
V-tach2 (1.4)2002000
V-fib2 (1.4)2002000
Atrial fib3 (2.1)2103000
Other2 (1.4)1012000
Total140 (100)6923481112413

Values are presented as a number and precentage (%). SVT: supraventricular tachycardia, PVC: premature ventricular complex, JET: junctional ectopic tachycardia, AV: atrioventricular, V-tach: ventricular tachycardia, V-fib: ventricular fibrillation, atrial fib: atrial fibrillation