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Table 2 Effect of NAC on the levels of RI and OI

From: N-acetylcysteine attenuates cardiopulmonary bypass-induced lung injury in dogs

Group RI OI
T0 T1 T2 T0 T1 T2
Control 0.72 ± 0.03 0.74 ± 0.33 0.75 ± 0.43 422 ± 25 417 ± 27 420 ± 23
CPB 0.71 ± 0.04 4.71 ± 0.55 ab 5.10 ± 0.13 ab 420 ± 26 272 ± 25 ab 220 ± 22 ab
NAC 0.75 ± 0.04 0.79 ± 0.41 ac 1.07 ± 0.63 ac 425 ± 27 318 ± 26 abc 306 ± 26 abc
  1. Blood samples were obtained from femoral artery at indicated time points and then RI and OI were analyzed. Data are expressed as means ± S.D (n = 6). Compared with T0 time point, a P < 0.05; compared with control group, b P < 0.05; compared with CPB group, c P < 0.05.