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Table 1 Baseline patients’ characteristics and outcomes of the 10 patients treated with the hollow-fiber gas-exchange device included in the renal-replacement circuit

From: Low-flow CO2removal integrated into a renal-replacement circuit can reduce acidosis and decrease vasopressor requirements

Number Age Gender Height (cm) Weight (kg) BMI pO2/FiO2 Apache II Days on ventilation before LARRS Diagnosis Outcome Comment
1 51 M 180 90 35 95 31 11 H1N1- pneumonia Died on ICU day 3 ECMO contraindication
2 47 M 178 75 23 91 34 1 H1N1- pneumonia Died on ICU day 4 ECMO contraindication
3 57 F 160 55 17 141 28 13 Pneumonia Weaning and recovery  
4 67 M 175 80 25 265 32 3 COPD Weaning and recovery  
5 47 M 180 80 25 58 22 4 Pneumonia, COPD Bridging to ECMO Died on multiple organ failure 12 days later
6 74 M 170 90 31 93 35 1 Pneumonia Weaning and recovery  
7 73 F 155 88 37 267 32 3 COPD Weaning and recovery  
8 73 F 148 115 53 130 33 6 Pneumonia Weaning Died 25 days later – mesenteric ischemia
9 55 M 172 86 29 100 25 18 H1N1 – pneumonia Weaning and recovery  
10 54 M 180 98 30 200 24 1 Pneumonia Weaning and recovery