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Table 3 The comparison of each parameter between both groups

From: Markedly elevated procalcitonin in early postoperative period in pediatric open heart surgery: a prospective cohort study

  Group H Group L p value
ACC time (min) 118.7 ± 51.6 49.4 ± 43.5 <0.001
CPB time (min) 244.5 ± 65.7 122.9 ± 63.0 <0.001
ICU stay (days) 7.9 ± 4.6 4.0 ± 4.5 0.003
Mechanical ventilation (days) 6.3 ± 4.1 2.9 ± 4.2 0.005
AST (U/l) 999.0 ± 1,990.3 88.3 ± 43.0 0.039
ALT (U/l) 262.4 ± 662.8 15.3 ± 3.3 0.070
Creatinine (mg/dl) 0.84 ± 0.77 0.41 ± 0.17 0.014
Lactate (mg/dl) 34.8 ± 20.6 29.1 ± 24.4 0.380