Table 4

Vital signs

ParameterTemperature (°F)Blood pressure (diastole/mm Hg)Blood pressure (systole/mm Hg)Heart rate (BPM)
Pretreatment (n = 10)97.7 ± 0.570.6 ± 8.3128.2 ± 21.576.7 ± 13.5
During treatment
 Average value*97.6 ± 0.571.3 ± 8.0128.4 ± 21.277.1 ± 13.4
 Change from pretreatment−0.10 ± 0.40.64 ± 3.70.33 ± 3.10.39 ± 1.9
Postradiation
 Actual value97.7 ± 0.471.9 ± 6.2131.4 ± 23.274.3 ± 12.0
 Change from pretreatment−0.01 ± 0.41.31 ± 3.62.97 ± 4.4−2.23 ± 3.6
After Tempol removal
 Actual value97.8 ± 0.473.1 ± 5.8133.4 ± 22.676.6 ± 12.8
 Change from pretreatment0.05 ± 0.52.45 ± 4.75.13 ± 5.6−0.4 ± 3.7
  • NOTE. Mean ± unit provided.

  • Abbreviation: BPM, beats per minute.

  • * A mean was derived from measurements taken 5, 10, and 15 minutes after applying Tempol for each patient.