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Table 2 Dosages of vasopressors and inotropics during image acquisition in the cardiac surgery groups

From: Acute changes of global and longitudinal right ventricular function: an exploratory analysis in patients undergoing open-chest mitral valve surgery, percutaneous mitral valve repair and off-pump coronary artery bypass grafting

  Pre Post p-value
MVS group
Norepinephrine, μg/kg/min 0.06 ± 0.07 0.07 ± 0.06 0.19
Milrinone, μg/kg/min 0 ± 0 0.25 ± 0.21 <  0.001***
Dobutamine, μg/kg/min 0 ± 0 2.17 ± 2.77 <  0.001***
Epinephrine, μg/kg/min 0 ± 0 0.01 ± 0.02 0.31
Vasopressin, IU/h 0 ± 0 0 ± 0 1.0
OPCAB group
Norepinephrine, μg/kg/min 0.06 ± 0.05 0.14 ± 0.08 <  0.001***
Milrinone, μg/kg/min 0.05 ± 0.11 0.05 ± 0.10 1.0
Dobutamine, μg/kg/min 0.20 ± 1.00 0.07 ± 1.70 0.17
Epinephrine, μg/kg/min 0 ± 0 0 ± 0 0.33
Vasopressin, IU/h 0 ± 0 0 ± 0 1.0