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Table 3 Clinical and procedural characteristics of the patients

From: Comparison of target controlled infusion and manual infusion of propofol for sedation in spinal anesthesia

 Target-controlled infusion (n = 30)Manual infusion (n = 30)p
Age, mean ± SD (years)54.9 ± 14.356.5 ± 15.30.685
Sex, (male/female)23/723/7Na
Height, mean ± SD, (cm)169.5 ± 4.1170.9 ± 6.90.326
Weight, mean ± SD, (kg)79.6 ± 11.880.2 ± 15.00.857
ASA class (1/2/3)8/13/193/19/80.449
Duration of sedation, mean ± SD (min)64.6 ± 12.368.2 ± 20.50.891
Duration of surgery, mean ± SD (min)61.0 ± 11.463.2 ± 20.30.756
Total dose of propofol, mean ± SD (mg)180.7 ± 53.4188.2 ± 80.20.630
Time to reach OAAS/3-4, mean ± SD (min)5.8 ± 1.57.2 ± 3.470.04
Recovery time, mean ± SD (min)3.6 ± 1.095.1 ± 1.7< 0.001
  1. Na not applicable
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