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Table 6 Comparison between the two groups as regards the mean total heparin dose usedΛ

From: The use of activated partial thromboplastin time versus antifactor Xa assay in monitoring continuous unfractionated heparin infusion therapy in obstetric intensive care unit

Time Group P (n = 50) Group X (n = 50) p value
After 12 h 20,072 ± 5364 17,068 ± 2580 0.0006*
After 24 h 32,684 ± 9528 27,604 ± 6672 0.0026*
After 36 h 43,928 ± 13,332 36,484 ± 10,152 0.0022*
After 48 h 54,368 ± 16,728 44,764 ± 13,320 0.002*
  1. Data presented as mean ± SD, *p value < 0.05 was considered statistically significant
  2. ^Mean total heparin dose calculated by measuring the total heparin dose required per patient divided by the number of patients
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