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Table 1 Demographic data, surgery and anesthesia time, and time to extubation of dogs undergoing ovariohysterectomy

From: The analgesic effects of buprenorphine (Vetergesic or Simbadol) in combination with carprofen in dogs undergoing ovariohysterectomy: a randomized, blinded, clinical trial

Variable Vetergesic (n = 12) Simbadol (n = 12) p value
Body weight (kg) 12.1 (9.7) 19.3 (10.9) 0.219
Body condition score (1–9) 5 (4–5) 5 (4–6) 0.378
Age (years) 2.7 (2) 4.2 (3) 0.319
Hematocrit (%) 40.4 (4.5) 41.6 (2.3) 0.378
Total protein (g/dL) 6.3 (0.75) 6.7 (0.79) 0.216
Surgery time (min) 34.8 (8.9) 44.9 (12.4) 0.032
Anesthesia time (min) 47.8 (8.4) 56.7 (12) 0.028
Time to extubation (min) 8.3 (3.4) 8.5 (2.9) 0.849
  1. Dogs treated with carprofen in combination with two concentrations of buprenorphine (Vetergesic or Simbadol). Values are expressed as mean (SD) with the exception of body condition score which is reported as median (range)