TABLE 4

Hemodynamic data during PET studies

BasalAdenosine infusion
Saline1 mU · kg−1 · min−15 mU · kg−1 · min−1
Heart rate (beats/min)57 ± 7100 ± 12*106 ± 9*112 ± 8*
Systolic blood pressure (mmHg)125 ± 11127 ± 12135 ± 16§145 ± 14*
Diastolic blood pressure (mmHg)77 ± 1075 ± 1280 ± 1383 ± 10
Rate-pressure product (mmHg/min)7,084 ± 85712,721 ± 2,192*14,259 ± 2,009*16,170 ± 1,836*
  • Data are means ± SD.

  • *

    * P < 0.001,

  • §

    § P < 0.05 vs. basal;

  • P < 0.05,

  • P < 0.001 vs. saline;

  • P < 0.05,

  • P < 0.001 vs. 1 mU · kg−1 · min−1.