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Table 2 Baseline characteristics before and after cisatracurium administration

From: The effect of cisatracurium infusion on the energy expenditure of critically ill patients: an observational cohort study

  Before cisatracurium (n = 122)After cisatracurium (n = 122)p value
PEEP (cmH2O)Mean ± SD9.8 ± 3.010.6 ± 3.90.012
FiO2 (%)Median [IQR]49 [40–59]44.5 [36–55]0.008
Noradrenalin (μg/kg/min)Mean ± SD0.16 ± 0.640.33 ± 1.250.178
Propofol (mg/h)Mean ± SD44.9 ± 73.142.2 ± 70.80.570
Midazolam (mg/h)Mean ± SD7.5 ± 5.39.0 ± 5.8< 0.001
Morphine (mg/h)Mean ± SD1.2 ± 1.31.5 ± 1.4< 0.001
pHMean ± SD7.31 ± 0.117.32 ± 0.100.600
TOFMedian [IQR]NA0 [0–1]NA
  1. PEEP positive end-expiratory pressure, FiO2 fraction of inspired oxygen, TOF train of four, NA not applicable