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Table 4 Vital signs monitored peri-procedure

From: Blind bedside postpyloric placement of spiral tube as rescue therapy in critically ill patients: a prospective, tricentric, observational study

Vital signs Pre-procedure Inter-procedurea Post-procedureb P value
Pre-procedure vs. Inter-procedure Pre-procedure vs. Post-procedure
HR (bpm) 101.3 ± 25.2 105.6 ± 25.1 102.3 ± 25.2 <0.0001 0.1041
RR (rpm) 19.0 ± 5.5 20.5 ± 5.8 19.3 ± 5.3 <0.0001 0.1139
MAP (mmHg) 97.6 ± 14.0 99.9 ± 14.9 98.5 ± 14.4 <0.0001 0.1150
SPO2 (%) 98.6 ± 1.7 98.5 ± 1.6 98.6 ± 2.0 0.0789 0.9313
  1. Quantitative variables are presented as mean (± SD)
  2. HR heart rate, RR respiratory rate, MAP mean arterial pressure, S P O 2 pulse oxygen saturation, bpm beats per minute, rpm respirations per minute
  3. aInter-procedure, data were collected at the widest fluctuation point during the procedure
  4. bPost-procedure, data were collected 30 min after the procedure