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Table 7 Heart rate changes

From: A comparative study between dexmedetomidine and dexamethasone as an intrathecal adjuvant for prevention of perioperative shivering in cesarean section

  Group A (n = 30) Group B (n = 30) p value
Preoperative 80.89 ± 5.1 80.04 ± 3.9 0.469
IOP:
Induction of spinal 81.3 ± 4.48 81.38 ± 3.73 0.935
 5 m 62.58 ± 3.94 64.2 ± 3.65 0.105
 10 m 60.88 ± 3.5 59.6 ± 3.09 0.14
 15 m 76.23 ± 3.4 74.3 ± 3.59 0.3
 20 m 73.35 ± 3.7 75.2 ± 3.49 0.051
 25 m 70.4 ± 3.3 72.7 ± 3.2 0.7
 30 m 75.5 ± 3.28 76.6 ± 4.06 0.598
 35 m 77.9 ± 3.6 76.67 ± 3.3 0.178
 40 m 80.3 ± 3.8 82.3 ± 2.94 0.24
 45 m 78.05 ± 3.9 79.78 ± 3.8 0.086
Postop:
 15 m 77.1 ± 4.11 76.6 ± 3.11 0.657
 30 m 77.46 ± 4.24 79.4 ± 3.8 0.063
 45 m 79.88 ± 3.09 79.5 ± 3.75 0.681
 60 m 78.29 ± 3.95 76.88 ± 3.02 0.126
  1. Data are presented as mean ± SD
  2. p value > 0.05 is considered statistically non-significant