Table 2

In vivo analysis of activity in heart, lungs, kidneys, liver, spleen and bladder as a percentage of total body activity. Values are depicted as median with IQRs

OrganMedian activity (%) (IQR)Median activity (%) (IQR)P value
RCVI (n=6)IC (n=6)
Heart2.89 (2.14–3.86)13.74 (10.20–15.41)0.002
Lungs35.45 (26.53–45.22)22.07 (20.36–29.22)0.132
Kidneys1.39 (0.97–2.12)2.32 (1.14–3.24)0.240
Liver2.76 (2.20–3.27)2.95 (2.56–3.44)0.310
Spleen0.89 (0.61–1.08)0.81 (0.77–1.05)0.818
Bladder0.96 (0.38–2.74)0.88 (0.64–1.22)0.937
  • IC, intracoronary; RCVI, retrograde coronary venous infusion.