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Table 1 Baseline characteristics

From: Assessment of renal hemodynamic toxicity of fluid challenge with 0.9% NaCl compared to balanced crystalloid (PlasmaLyte®) in a rat model with severe sepsis

  0.9% NaCl
n = 20
PlasmaLyte®
n = 20
p
Weight (g) 291 ± 24 293 ± 25 0.80
Mean arterial pressure (mm Hg)
 T0 129 ± 9 126 ± 9 0.30
 T1 88 ± 2 86 ± 3 0.17
Mean carotid arterial blood flow (mL/min)
 T0 2.9 ± 0.9 3.0 ± 1.0 0.61
 T1 1.8 ± 0.8 1.6 ± 0.5 0.48
Mean renal arterial blood flow (mL/min)
 T0 2.6 ± 1.3 2.1 ± 1.0 0.27
 T1 3.0 ± 1.1 2.4 ± 1.2 0.19
Hypotension occurrence delays (min) 176 ± 91 177 ± 74 0.96
T0 urine concentrations (mmol/L)
 Sodium 93 ± 29 88 ± 37 0.52
 Chloride 162 ± 56 148 ± 70 0.5
 Potassium 172 ± 68 164 ± 66 0.77
 BUN 516 ± 144 510 ± 191 0.82
 Creatinine 6.0 ± 1.9 6.0 ± 2.9 0.63