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Table 2 Serum sodium and chloride concentrations

From: Evaluation of a newly developed piezo actuator-driven pulsed water jet system for liver resection in a surviving swine animal model

  Serum sodium, mEq/l (RV: 139–153 mEq/l) Serum chloride, mEq/l (RV: 97–106 mEq/l)
Before resection After resection Change Before resection After resection Change
Group Aa (n = 5) 144.8 ± 5.1 143.4 ± 5.2 −1.4 ± 2.6 103.0 ± 2.2 102.0 ± 3.7 −1.0 ± 2.2
Group Ub (n = 5) 139.8 ± 0.8 137.0 ± 2.0 −2.8 ± 1.5 101.8 ± 1.3 98.4 ± 1.8 −3.4 ± 0.5
P value 0.09 0.03 0.3 0.3 0.09 0.09
  1. RV reference value
  2. aPiezo actuator-driven pulsed water jet
  3. bUltrasonic aspirator