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Table 1 Baseline demographics

From: The effects of intravenous lignocaine on depth of anaesthesia and intraoperative haemodynamics during open radical prostatectomy

  Lignocaine
(n = 37)
Saline
(n = 38)
p value
Age (years) 61 (6.3) 60 (7.6) 0.38
Weight (kg) 85 (14.1) 83 (11.9) 0.43
Body mass index (kg/m2) 28 (5.05) 26 (3.53) 0.80
ASA class
 I 24 (65%) 26 (68%) 0.74
 II 13 (35%) 12 (32%) 0.74
 III 0 0  
Gleason scores 7 (0.86) 7 (0.62) 0.91
PSA (ng/mL) 8.7 (5.02) 7 (4.85) 0.54
Co-morbidities 15 (40.5%) 12 (31.6%) 0.42
 Hypertension 10 (27.0%) 9 (23.7%) 0.74
 Diabetes 1 (2.6%) 3 (7.9%) 0.32
 Peripheral vascular disease 1 (2.6%) 0 0.31
 Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease 1 (2.6%) 0 0.31
 Ischaemic heart disease 0 0  
 Renal impairment 0 0  
Duration of surgery 155.7 min 141.6 min 0.13
  1. Values are mean (SD) and number (proportion)