Skip to main content

Table 1 Summary of data collected during 1999 and 2000 in Scottish ICUs

From: The extent and effect of sepsis in the first 24-hours of intensive care in one country

   All admissions (n = 16,000) Sepsis (n = 6504) Severe sepsis (n = 2892)
LOS (days) Median/mean 1.8/4.53 2.2/5.26 2.9/6.3
Age (years) Mean 58.3 57.9 61.4
Mortality (%) ICU/hospital 21.5/29.9 29.6/38.6 50.4/58.7
APACHE II Probability (%) 33.0 38.5 50.1
  SMR (95% CI) 0.905 (0.884-0.927) 0.990 (0.970-1.01) 1.16 (1.12-1.19)