Skip to main content

Table 2 Outcomes of included patients with and without CMV reactivation (n = 86)

From: Cytomegalovirus reactivation and associated outcome of critically ill patients with severe sepsis

   All patients Active CMV infection P-value
    Yes No  
Parameter n n = 86 n = 35 n = 51  
Mortality (n (%))* 86 31 (36.1) 13 (37.1) 18 (35.3) 0.861
Length of stay in the ICU (days) a, b * 86 16.5 (7 to 29) 30.0 (14 to 48) 12.0 (7 to 19) <0.001
Length of hospital stay (days) a, b ** 86 22.5 (13 to 38) 33.0 (24 to 62) 16.0 (10 to 24) <0.001
Duration of mechanical ventilation (days) a, b ** 82 12.0 (6 to 23) 22.0 (6 to 36) 7.5 (5 to 15.5) 0.003
  1. a Median (interquartile range); b Defined as days after study enrolment
  2. * Primary endpoints; ** Secondary endpoints. CMV, cytomegalovirus.