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Table 2 Comparison of compliance with each component of the 6-h bundle, according to hospital entrance time.

From: Differences in compliance with Surviving Sepsis Campaign recommendations according to hospital entrance time: day versus night

Components of the 6-h bundle Total, n(%) Day, n(%)
(08:30 to 20:30)
Night, n(%)
(20:30 to 08:30)
P value
1 - Serum lactate measurement 156 (52) 82 (49) 74 (57) 0.171a
2 - Blood cultures drawn 140 (47) 63 (37) 77 (59) <0.001a
3 - Antibiotic administration within the first 3 h of hospital entrance time 70 (25) 28 (18) 42 (33) 0.003a
4 - Fluids administration in patients with hypotension 200 (100) 107 (100) 93 (100) -
5 - Administration of vasopressors when indicated 197 (100) 107 (99) 90 (100) -
6 - CVP >8 mmHg 75 (36) 33 (29) 42 (45) 0.021a
7 - SvcO2 >70% 9 (4) 2 (2) 7 (7) 0.082b
Compliance with 6-h bundle,
n (%)
5 (2) 1 (1) 4 (3) 0.172a
  1. aChi-square test.
  2. bFisher exact test.
  3. CVP: Central venous pressure; SvcO2: Central venous oxygen saturation.