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Table 2 Comparison of the inotropes and serum electrolytes in JET and non-JET groups

From: Junctional ectopic tachycardia following tetralogy of fallot repair in children under 2 years

Variable JET group (n = 96) Non-JET (n = 226) P
Inotropes
 Dopamine (n) 22 (23.4%) 65 (29.28%) 0.28
 Dobutamine (n) 47 (49.5%) 91 (41%) 0.16
 Epinephrine (n) 34 (36.6%) 85 (37.8%) 0.84
 Milrinone (n) 47 (50%) 127 (58.3%) 0.18
 Inotrope score 12.3 ± 14 9.2 ± 6 0.17
Electrolytes
 PH 7.36 ± 0.066 7.37 ± 0.06 0.16
 Potassium (mmol/L) 3.98 ± 0.45 4.07 ± 0.56 0.17
 Magnesium (mEq/L) 1.01 ± 0.39 1.14 ± 0.43 0.001
 Calcium (mmol/L) 2.32 ± 0.32 2.24 ± 0.35 0.08
  1. Continuous variables are presented as mean ± SD and categorical variables as number (%)