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Table 1 Summary of statistical vital signs analysis across anesthetics

From: Disparate volumetric fluid shifts across cerebral tissue compartments with two different anesthetics

  DEXM-I (N = 12) ISO (N = 12)      
Parameter Scan sequence Meana SE Meana SE Differenceb SE P value L95% U95%
Heart rate (beat/min) PDW + MGE 276.4 3.9 361.9 11.4 − 85.550 12.098 0.000 − 111.574 − 59.526
DWI 280.8 7.1 352.8 10.3 − 71.908 12.516 0.000 − 98.052 − 45.765
Respiratory rate (breath/min) PDW + MGE 51.0 1.5 52.6 0.82 − 1.600 1.677 0.353 − 5.133 1.933
DWI 50.7 1.3 51.7 1.1 − 1.050 1.695 0.542 − 4.569 2.469
temperature (°C) PDW + MGE 37.03 0.04 37.08 0.08 − 0.050 0.086 0.571 − 0.234 0.134
DWI 36.97 0.04 37.09 0.04 − 0.125 0.055 0.033 − 0.239 − 0.011
Body weight (g) PDW + MGE 285.5 10.9 284.4 9.8 1.083 14.658 0.942 − 29.334 31.501
DWI 290.6 5.5 283.5 3.9 7.083 6.790 0.309 − 7.087 21.253
  1. aData are presented as least square means and SE’s
  2. bLeast square mean differences compare DEXM-I vs. ISO groups for each scan sequence (PDW + MGE and DWI)