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Table 3 Results of hemodynamic data of both groups: pulsatile and control (n = 36)

From: Endothelial shear stress enhancements: a potential solution for critically ill Covid-19 patients

Pulsatile Control
Models PVRI CO PVRI CO
Acute MI 119 ± 13 0.92 ± 0.15 400 ± 42 0.52 ± 0.08
Acute PAH 85.8 ± 42.12 0.56 ± 0.26 478.6 ± 192.91 0.54 ± 0.11
Acute RVF 174 ± 60 1 ± 0.2 352 ± 118 0.7 ± 0.2
  1. Groups: pulsatile (n = 18) and control (n = 18)
  2. MI myocardial ischemia, PAH pulmonary arterial hypertension, RVF right ventricular failure, PVRI pulmonary vascular resistances index (dyne s/cm−5 kg−1), CO cardiac output (L/min)
  3. p < 0.05 (2-way ANOVA)* (Refs. [46,47,48])