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Table 5 Monitoring and supportive care procedures in all 122 patients

From: Early treatment of imported falciparum malaria in the intermediate and intensive care unit setting: an 8-year single-center retrospective study

  Number of patients (%)
Monitoring and basic supportive care 122 (100)
   Continuous monitoring (ECG, oxygen status, blood pressure) 122 (100)
   Intravenous fluid and electrolyte replacement 86 (70.5)
   Oxygen supply 32 (26.2)
   Central venous catheterization 37 (30.3)
   Arterial catheterization 9 (7.4)
Advanced supportive care 27 (22.1)
   Transfusion of blood products 20 (16.4)
   Inotropic drug therapy 5 (4.1)
   Noninvasive ventilatory support 4 (3.3)
   Invasive ventilation 3 (2.5)
   Renal replacement therapy 4 (3.3)
   Total parenteral nutrition 12 (9.8)
  1. ECG, electrocardiogram.