Table 5. Blood losses and blood products transfusion .


Item Group A(n=50) Group B(n=50) P-value

Blood loss (ml/24hour) 775.38±116.69 1125.00±151.95 0.001
P-RBC (unit) 2.95±0.71 5.43±1.31 0.001
Platelets (unit) 2.98±2.37 6.65±4.08 0.001
FFP (unit) 2.95±2.06 7.33±4.01 0.001
Cryoprecipitate  (unit) 2.45±2.05 5.75±3.84 0.001
HB(g/dl) 11.14±1.18 10.89±0.92 0.513

P-RBC: packed- red blood cells,
FFP: fresh frozen plasma,
HB: hemoglobin.
Values are expressed as mean(SD).

soliman et al.Journal of Anesthesiology and Clinical Science  2013 2:13DOI : 10.7243/2049-9752-2-13