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Table 5 Post-anesthesia recovery data

From: Sedation-related complications during anesthesiologist-administered sedation for endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography: a prospective study

Post-anesthesia recovery data
PARS after 30 min, n (%)
 10120/200 (60)
 960/200 (30)
 815/200 (7.5)
 75/200 (2.5)
Mean PARS±SD9.5 ± 0.7
Recovery time ± SD, (min)14 ± 10
Patients awake/oriented upon arrival at the recovery unit, n (%)194/200 (97)
Activity, n (%)
 Able to move 4 extremities voluntarily or on command186/200 (93)
 Able to move 2 extremities voluntarily or on command14/200 (7)
 Unable to move extremities voluntarily or on command0/198 (0)
Respiration, n (%)
 Able to breathe deeply and cough freely200/200 (100)
 Dyspnea or limited breathing0/200 (0)
 Apneic0/200 (0)
Circulation, n (%)
 SBP ± 20% of pre-anesthetic level131/196 (67)
 SBP ± 20─49% of pre-anesthetic level61/196 (31)
 SBP ± 50% of pre-anesthetic level4/196 (2)
Consciousness, n (%)
 Fully awake189/200 (94.5)
 Arousable on calling11/200 (5.5)
 Unresponsive0/200 (0)
Color, n (%)
 Normal199/200 (99.5)
 Pale, dusky, blotchy, jaundiced, or other1/200 (0.5)
 Cyanotic0/200 (0)
  1. PARS Post Anesthesia Recovery Score, SBP Systolic blood pressure, SD Standard deviation