14 January 2021>: Clinical Research
Comparison of Rocuronium with Succinylcholine for Rapid Sequence Induction Intubation in the Emergency Department: A Retrospective Study at a Single Center in ChinaGui Li 1ABF , Lin Cheng 2DEF* , Jianke Wang 1ADF
Med Sci Monit 2021; 27:e928462
Table 6 Exploratory outcomes.
|Neuromuscular blocking agent used||Succinylcholine||Rocuronium|
|Patients included in analysis||141||126||P value|
|The number of intubation attempts||2||22 (15)||19 (15)||0.032|
|3||5 (4)||14 (11)|
|≥4||2 (2)||6 (5)|
|The time of out-of-hospital care (min)||Minimum||33||35||0.071|
|The number of deaths during out-of-hospital care||1 (1)||3 (2)||0.346|
|The number of unintentional extubations||1 (1)||2 (2)||0.604|
|Descriptive are data presented as frequency (percentage) and numerical and ordinal data are presented as mean±standard deviation (SD). The Fischer exact test was performed for statistical data. All results were considered significant if the value was less than 0.05.|
* Significantly lower than the RM group.