Journal of Nutrition and Metabolism / 2010 / Article / Tab 1

Clinical Study

Effects of Growth Hormone and Insulin-Like Growth Factor-1 on Postoperative Muscle and Substrate Metabolism

Table 1

Characteristics of the patients.

ControlGHGH-IGF

Age (years)72 (70–74)70 (47–76)69 (66–73)
Gender male/female4/64/35/4
BMI23.4 (20.9–25.1)24.7 (22.7–28.8)26.4 (22.4–28.1)
Op time (min)90 (80–105)95 (65–120)90 (75–100)
Bleeding (mL)175 (150–300)200 (150–500)280 (200–300)
Days of hospital stay6.5 (5.0–7.0)5.0 (4.0–6.0)7 (6-7)