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Table 3 Intraoperative complications. Data presented as mean ± standard deviation (SD), count, and frequency

From: Mean platelet volume dynamics as a prognostic indicator in pediatric surgical intensive care unit: a descriptive observational study

Variable Mean (± SDa)/count (frequency)
Intraoperative complications
No complications 66 (66.0%)
Hypotension with significant blood loss 25 (25.0%)
Significant blood loss with no hypotension 6 (6.0%)
Desaturation 3 (3.0%)
Need for intra-operative blood or platelets transfusion
Yes 42 (42.0%)
No 58 (58.0%)
Units of transfused blood
No 58 (58.0%)
1st dose of PRBCs (= 10 ml/kg) 37 (37.0%)
2nd dose of PRBCs (= 5 ml/kg) 5 (5.0%)
  1. aSD, standard deviation
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