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Table 2 Neonatal cases given remifentanil infusion during surgery

From: Use of remifentanil in general anesthesia for neonatal non-cardiac surgery: a case series

Age (days) 2 (0–27)
PCA (weeks) 38.9 (31.7–43.7)
BW (kg) 2.91 (1.56–4.10)
Gender (male) 19 (41%)
U/D with cardiac diseases 9 (20%)
ASA
 1 1 (2%)
 2 10 (22%)
 2e 7 (15%)
 3 12 (26%)
 3e 11 (24%)
 4 0 (0%)
 4e 5 (11%)
Duration of surgery (min) 120 ± 78
Duration of anesthesia (min) 189 ± 82
Mean of remifentanil rate (mcg/kg/min) 0.14 (0.036–0.348)
mHR (bpm) 149 ± 15
mMBP (mmHg) 44 ± 8
Time of extubation (min) 15 (6–32)
  1. Data are expressed as mean ± standard deviation, median (range) or number (percentage)
  2. PCA post conceptual age, BW body weight, U/D underlying disease, ASA PS American Society of Anesthesiologists Physical Status, kg kilograms, min minutes, bpm beat per minute, mmHg millimeter of mercury