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Table 1 Baseline Values of Weight, Hemodynamic Metrics, and Blood Gas Values

From: Levosimendan combined with epinephrine improves rescue outcomes in a rat model of lipid-based resuscitation from bupivacaine-induced cardiac arrest

Characteristics Group LiEL
(n = 18)
Group LiE
(n = 18)
Group LiL
(n = 18)
Weight (g) 320 ± 10 316 ± 12 323 ± 16
SBP (mmHg) 130 ± 21 130 ± 16 125 ± 13
HR (Beat/Min) 399 ± 48 409 ± 37 397 ± 59
RPP (mmHg·Beat/Min) 52,105 ± 14,472 53,452 ± 9572 50,887 ± 10,975
pH 7.41 ± 0.06 7.39 ± 0.03 7.39 ± 0.05
Base excess (mmol/L) −1.8 ± 2.3 −2.0 ± 2.2 −1.4 ± 2.0
PaO2 (mmHg) 298 ± 82 310 ± 73 327 ± 73
PaCO2 (mmHg) 36.5 ± 2.9 35.9 ± 3.6 37.0 ± 3.5
Lactate (mmol/L) 1.6 ± 0.5 1.8 ± 0.6 1.9 ± 0.5
  1. Values are given as mean ± SD, there was no difference beteen three groups. SBP indicates systolic blood pressure. HR indicates heart rate. RPP indicates rate-pressure product (systolic blood pressure × heart rate). BE indicates base excess