Table 3: Comparison between patients with prolonged and those with normal QTc before receiving treatment for DKA regarding age and laboratory data.

Normal QTc (14)Prolonged QTc (16)t P
MeanSDMeanSD

Age in years9.862.149.362.310.610.54
RBS (mg/dL)401.4334.85405.4233.820.670.61
PH7.160.057.030.104.710.0001
S.K (mEq/L)3.70.163.80.170.610.54
S.ca (mg/dL)9.40.159.380.130.570.5
S.Mg (mg/dL)2.530.182.520.20.520.34
S. createnine (mg/dL)0.80.121.010.220.700.62
Anion gap 11.870.6612.580.812.60.01