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Table 4 Fluids and blood products transfusion

From: Effects of terlipressin infusion during hepatobiliary surgery on systemic and splanchnic haemodynamics, renal function and blood loss: a double-blind, randomized clinical trial

Variable Group T N = 25 Group C N = 25 P value
Crystalloids (ml) 4000 (2000–6500) 4500 (1500–6500) 0.88
Colloids (ml) 182 ± 142 284 ± 188 0.03¥
Packed RBCs (units) 0.0 (0–2) 1.0 (0–4) 0.003¥
FFP (units) 0.5 (0–4) 0.0 (0–3) 0.76
Estimated blood loss (ml) 842 ± 145.5 1065.7 ± 202 0.004¥
Hemoglobin (gm/dl)
 Preoperative 12.32 ± 1.23 13.07 ± 1.67 0.07
 1st postoperative day 12.28 ± 1.54 11.79 ± 1.85* 0.3
  1. Data are presented as mean ± SD or median (range). FFP fresh frozen plasma. P-value < 0.05 was considered statistically significant