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Table 2 Haemodynamic and biochemical parameters

From: Custodiol-N, the novel cardioplegic solution reduces ischemia/reperfusion injury after cardiopulmonary bypass

  Before CBP After CPB
  Custodiol Custodiol-N Custodiol Custodiol-N
HR (1/min) 122.5 ± 8.1 144.3 ± 8.4 130.1 ± 4.6 157.5 ± 13.1
MAP (mmHg) 89 ± 3 79 ± 5 77 ± 11 67 ± 3
CO (l/min) 2.1 ± 3.9 2.3 ± 0.4 1.9 ± 0.2 2.3 ± 0.2
CBF (ml/min) 41.3 ± 6.1 44.5 ± 3.8 26.2 ± 2.8# 58 ± 7.0*
MPO (ng/ml) 0.9 ± 0.3 1.1 ± 0.1 4.3 ± 2.2# 3.4 ± 0.4#*
Nitrite (ng/ml) 1.2 ± 0.3 1.6 ± 0.3 0.5 ± 0.2# 1.1 ± 0.3*
  1. HR: heart rate, MAP: mean arterial pressure, CO: cardiac output, CBF: coronary blood flow, MPO: plasma myeloperoxidase. All values are given as mean ± SEM. *: p < 0.05 vs. Custodiol, #: p < 0.05 vs. baseline.