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Table 2 Relation between admitting service and sepsis diagnosis with AKI-Cr on ICU admission and AKI-Cr in the ICU

From: Oliguria as predictive biomarker of acute kidney injury in critically ill patients

  All Admissions Admissions ith AKI-Cr P Admissions without AKI-Cr AKI-Cr in ICU P
Medical 125 19 (15%, 9-22%) 0.45 106 7 (5.6%, 1.5-10%) 0.05
Surgical 114 13 (11%, 5-17%)   101 16 (14%, 8-21%)  
Sepsis 80 17 (21%, 12-30%) 0.015 63 9 (11%, 4-18%) 0.35
No Sepsis 159 15 (9.4%, 5-14%)   143 14 (8.8%, 4-13%)  
  1. Percentages are percent patients developing AKI of all admissions in that category with 95% confidence intervals. AKI-Cr, acute kidney injury defined by changes in serum creatinine.