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Table 4 Serum tumor necrosis factor alpha values determined preoperatively, on the first hour of ischemia and on the first hour of the reperfusion period

From: Protective effects of hyperbaric oxygen and iloprost on ischemia/reperfusion-induced lung injury in a rabbit model

Groups Preoperative (pg/mL) First hour of ischemia (pg/mL) First hour of reperfusion (pg/mL)
HBO group 12 ± 2.2 362 ± 41.9 152 ± 23.48
IL group 9 ± 2.4 346 ± 47.6 147.25 ± 22.78
HBO + IL group 14 ± 2.1 314 ± 53.1 144.88 ± 32
Control group 10 ± 2.1 654 ± 40.2* 484.38 ± 40.45
Sham group 8 ± 2.03 168 ± 11.9 46.25 ± 8.35
P 0.884 0.001 0.001
  1. *Significantly higher than the treatment groups by analysis of variance (P <0.05). HBO: hyperbaric oxygenation; IL: iloprost.