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Table Results after the use of magnesium in patients having different pathology

From: Magnesium in the intensive care unit

Pathology No of patients Heart rate Urine output Creatinine Died Survived
Drug induced 50 164–108/min Improved Not studied Not studied Not studied
SVT 20 180–84/min (45 min) Improved Normal 0 20
ARDS 5 130–84/min Improved Reduced 3 2
CCF 16 144–102/min Improved 7–1 8 8
CPR 7 Vent. Tach. – normal rhythm Improved (later on) Not studied 2 5
Diabetic ketoacidosis 7 150–96/min Improved Reduced (N) 2 5
Carpopedal spasm 1 NA NA   0 1
Alcoholic hypokalemia 1 Bradycardia (corrected)    0 1
Base deficit 9 Came to normal in 4–5 hours 0 9