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Table 2 Effects of neuromuscular electrostimulation in heart failure patients

From: Effects of neuromuscular electrostimulation in patients with heart failure admitted to ward

  Control (mean±SD) Intervention (mean±SD) p
  Before After Before After  
Distance in 6MWT (meters) 379.7 ± 43.5 372.9 ± 46.9 372.9 ± 62.4 500 ± 68 <0.001
SvO 2 (%) 84.3 ± 3.3 85.9 ± 3.0 88 ± 3.6 78,4 ± 3,8 <0.001
Lactate (mmol/L) 2.59 ± 0.7 2.5 ± 0.7 3.0 ± 0.9 2.0 ± 0,2 <0.001
  1. 6MWT= six-minute walking test, SvO2 = venous oxygen saturation.