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Table 3 Comparisons of autonomic balance between control and E-HD phase in respective groups

From: Amelioration of fatigue in chronic dialysis patients with dialysis solution employing electrolyzed water containing molecular hydrogen (H2) and its association with autonomic function balance

N All patients Group-A Group-B Group-C
68 28 7 33
pre 8w p pre 8w p pre 8w p pre 8w p
Log (HF) 1.94 ± 0.80 2.03 ± 0.74 0.412 1.99 ± 0.77 2.08 ± 0.78 0.620 2.00 ± 0.97 1.51 ± 0.67 0.175 1.89 ± 0.82 2.09 ± 0.70 0.132
Log (LF) 1.74 ± 0.74 1.75 ± 0.80 0.916 1.72 ± 0.73 1.81 ± 0.83 0.566 1.82 ± 0.92 1.25 ± 0.77 0.166 1.74 ± 0.75 1.81 ± 0.77 0.631
Log (HF + LF) 2.22 ± 0.73 2.27 ± 0.71 0.558 2.26 ± 0.69 2.33 ± 0.74 0.660 2.24 ± 0.94 1.80 ± 0.62 0.162 2.18 ± 0.74 2.33 ± 0.67 0.243
LF/HF 1.17 ± 1.38 1.05 ± 1.50 0.582 1.22 ± 1.63 1.12 ± 1.78 0.789 0.79 ± 0.47 1.27 ± 1.57 0.520 1.21 ± 1.30 0.95 ± 1.25 0.359
LogLF/LogHF 0.94 ± 0.34 0.87 ± 0.35 0.173 0.90 ± 0.32 0.88 ± 0.36 0.717 0.92 ± 0.11 0.83 ± 0.54 0.713 0.97 ± 0.39 0.87 ± 0.29 0.183