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Table 4 Operative characteristics of parturients in general anesthesia and regional anesthesia

From: Prophylactic endovascular balloon occlusion of the aorta in cases of placenta accreta spectrum during caesarean section: points from the anaesthesiologist’s perspective

Outcomes GA (n = 27) RA (n = 21) P value
Duration of induction-to-delivery, min 6.6 ± 2.1 /  
Duration of skin incision-to-delivery, min 5.4 ± 1.8 8.0 ± 2.7 0.000
Operative duration, min 82.6 ± 42.6 73.3 ± 18.8 0.224
Estimated blood loss, ml 1589 ± 1373 1557 ± 573.2 0.921
Apgar score at 1 min 9.0 ± 0.2 8.5 ± 1.2 0.069
Apgar score at 5 min 10.0 ± 0.2 9.9 ± 0.3 0.419
Apgar score < 7
 1 min 1(3.7) 2(9.5) 0.822
 5 min 0 0  
  1. Data expressed as mean ± SD or n (%). SD standard deviation; GA general anesthesia; RA regional anesthesia