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Table 2 Operative characteristics

From: Remote ischaemic preconditioning versus sham procedure for abdominal aortic aneurysm repair: an external feasibility randomized controlled trial

  Randomised allocation
RIC (n = 34) SHAM (n = 35)
Procedure time (hours)   
 EVAR 2.96 (0.86) 2.28 (0.45)
 Open 4.07 (0.22) 4.87 (0.73)
Anaesthetic time (hours)   
 EVAR 0.71 (0.05) 0.64 (0.04)
 Open 1.16 (0.10) 1.36 (0.23)
  1. Data are shown as mean (SD)