Table 3 : Heart rate and mean arterial blood pressure of patients (data are presented as mean±SD).

Time points Heart rate Mean arterial blood pressure
Group D
(n=214)
Group F
(n=208)
P-value Group D
(n=214)
Group F
(n=208)
P-value
T0 79.35±6.18 78.24±6.62 0.075 96.45±9.72 95.39±8.58 0.235
T1 73.50±5.46 76.82±6.71 0.001 92.36±7.61 94.87±8.15 0.001
T2 72.46±4.33 76.21±5.91 0.001 91.57±6.90 94.70±7.84 0.001
T3 71.82±4.19 75.30±4.74 0.001 90.79±5.39 93.93±6.55 0.001
T4 71.56±3.94 74.82±4.11 0.001 89.63±4.70 93.40±4.36 0.001
T5 70.48±3.61 74.23±3.78 0.001 88.87±3.95 92.76±4.12 0.001
T6 68.15±3.75 73.41±3.34 0.001 88.28±3.40 91.80±4.10 0.001
T7 67.38±3.24 72.57±3.40 0.001 89.31±4.57 91.20±4.07 0.001
T8 68.74±3.10 72.20±3.27 0.001 89.74±4.68 92.48±4.50 0.001

T0: Baseline reading; T1:Reading 6 hours after study medication administration;
T2: Reading 12 hours after study medication administration; T3: Reading 18 hours
after study medication administration;T4: Reading 24 hours after study medication
administration; T5: Reading 36 hours after study medication administration;
T6: Reading 48 hours after study medication administration; T7: Reading 60 hours
after study medication administration; T8: Reading 72 hours after study medication
administration. Group D: Dexmedetomidine group, Group F: Fentanyl group

Soliman et al.Journal of Anesthesiology and Clinical Science  2016 5:1DOI : 10.7243/2049-9752-5-1