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Research Article

Effect of Spinal Anesthesia versus General Anesthesia on Blood Glucose Concentration in Patients Undergoing Elective Cesarean Section Surgery: A Prospective Comparative Study

Table 4

Descriptive statistics for the mean blood glucose concentrations for spinal anesthesia and general anesthesia at different measurement times.

Type of anesthesiaMeanStd. deviationN

5 min before inductionGeneral anesthesia74.314.723
Spinal anesthesia78.318.235
Total76.716.958

5 min after inductionGeneral anesthesia84.923.723
Spinal anesthesia79.218.335
Total81.420.658

5 min before the end of surgeryGeneral anesthesia108.416.723
Spinal anesthesia80.218.135
Total91.422.358

30 min after the end of surgeryGeneral anesthesia121.117.423
Spinal anesthesia80.917.735
Total96.826.458

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