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Table 3 Statistical analysis of kurtosis values for brain regions across the two anesthetic groups

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

  Kurtosis
DEXM-I (N = 12)
Kurtosis
ISO (N = 12)
     
Brain region Meana SE Meana SE Differenceb SE P value L95% U95%
Olfactory bulb 0.908 0.021 0.908 0.021 − 0.001 0.030 0.985 − 3.046 3.045
Cingulate cortex 0.699 0.021 0.656 0.021 0.043 0.030 0.158 − 3.003 3.088
Somatosensory cortex 0.730 0.021 0.699 0.021 0.031 0.030 0.307 − 0.029 0.091
Ventral hippocampus 0.681 0.021 0.639 0.021 0.043 0.030 0.160 − 3.003 3.088
  1. aData are presented as least square means and SE’s
  2. bLeast square mean differences compare DEXM-I vs. ISO groups