Table 2

Median postoperative serum lactate (mmol/l) in survivors (n=90) and non-survivors (n=9)

Time (hours)
06121824
Survivors
 Median2.41.31.01.10.9
 Range0.6-13.60.4-7.40.4-4.60.4-3.10.4-2.7
Non-survivors
 Median8.75.62.92.43.6
 Range1.9-17.62.0-17.11.1-15.21.3-11.01.3-11.1
p Value2-150 0.00020.00020.00090.00050.0004
  • 2-150 By Mann-Whitney.