BioMed Research International / 2015 / Article / Tab 1

Clinical Study

The Levels and Duration of Sensory and Motor Blockades of Spinal Anesthesia in Obese Patients That Underwent Urological Operations in the Lithotomy Position

Table 1

Demographic characteristics of obese and normal weight patients and operation duration.

Obese patients 
Normal weight patients 

Age, years62.4 ± 13.056.5 ± 16.30.290
Body weight, kg92.9 ± 8.268.2 ± 5.6<0.001*
Height, cm169.3 ± 8.8174.9 ± 4.60.452
Body mass index, kg/m232.4 ± 3.722.3 ± 1.7<0.001*
Operation duration, minutes 41.0 ± 21.450.9 ± 23.90.151

Extremely significant at the level of < 0.001.

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