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Table 2 Hemodynamic parameters at the time of admission and after 12 hours of volume resuscitation, type of volume resuscitation in the initial 12 hours

From: Intensive insulin treatment improves forearm blood flow in critically ill patients: a randomized parallel design clinical trial

Time Variable Group 1 Group 2 P value
Admission to intensive care unit Heart rate (beat/min) 128.3 ± 19.4 118.0 ± 22.6 0.29
  Mean arterial pressure (mmHg) 65.9 ± 20.9 64.8 ± 21.4 0.91
  Central venous pressure (mmHg) 13.0 ± 5.7 12.1 ± 2.7 0.68
  Lactate (mmol/l) 3.6 ± 1.9 5.3 ± 3.2 0.18
Postresuscitation (12 hours) Heart rate (beat/min) 105.0 ± 19.7 97.5 ± 16.9 0.28
  Mean arterial pressure (mmHg) 85.4 ± 15.9 84.6 ± 12.1 0.90
  Central venous pressure (mmHg) 16.1 ± 4.5 16.3 ± 5.7 0.92
  Lactate (mmol/l)* 2.6 ± 1.8 1.8 ± 0.7 0.18
  Cristalloid infusion (ml/kg/12 hours) 47.3 ± 25.6 49.6 ± 28.7 0.85
  Hydroxyethyl starch    
     Number of patients treated 3 5 0.23
     Cumulative dosage (12 hours) 11.5 ± 1.0 13.3 ± 2.1 0.18
  1. Group 1 received intensive treatment and Group 2 received conventional treatment. Values are expressed as mean value ± standard deviation.
  2. * value of lactate is measured 24 hrs after admission to intensive care unit.