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Table 5 Systemic data in the immediate postoperative period

From: Renal function and oxygenation are impaired early after liver transplantation despite hyperdynamic systemic circulation

Variable Control group
(n = 73)
Liver transplant recipients
(n = 12)
p value
Mean arterial pressure (mmHg) 74.0 ± 8.7 75.1 ± 1.1 0.338
Cardiac index (l/min/m2) 2.6 ± 0.5 4.3 ± 1.0 <0.001
Heart rate (beats/min) 76 ± 11 73 ± 17 0.522
Stroke volume index (ml/m2) 35.4 ± 7.1 60.0 ± 12.0 <0.001
Central venous pressure (mmHg) 7.9 ± 2.5 7.4 ± 3.0 0.639
Systemic vascular resistance index (dynes x sec/cm3/m2) 2081 ± 577 1337 ± 392 <0.001
Mixed/central venous oxygen saturation (%) 72.5 ± 4.4 81.2 ± 6.7 0.001
Serum hemoglobin (g/l) 106.2 ± 13 104.7 ± 15 0.730
Systemic oxygen delivery index (ml/min/min2) 381 ± 74 608 ± 142 <0.001
Systemic oxygen consumption index (ml/min/min2) 100.1 ± 15.1 94.5 ± 19.3 0.357
  1. Data are presented as mean ± SD