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Table 1 Demographic details in patients with ALI/ARDS

From: Acute lung injury and the acute respiratory distress syndrome in Ireland: a prospective audit of epidemiology and management

Parameter Value
Age (years; mean ± SD) 58 ± 17
Male (n [%]) 120 (62)
SOFA score on day ALI/ARDS diagnosed (mean ± SD) 8.8 ± 4.1
PaO2/FiO2 ratio (mean ± SD) 22.7 ± 9.1
Plateau pressure (cmH2O; mean ± SD) 21.5 ± 6.8
pH (mean ± SD) 7.34 ± 0.15
PCO2 (kPa; mean ± SD) 5.8 ± 1.6
PEEP (cmH2O; mean ± SD) 7.7 ± 2.8
Duration of ventilation (days; median [IQR]) 6.0 (2.0 to 12.8)
ICU length of stay (days; median [IQR]) 10.0 (5.0 to 18.5)
  1. ALI, acute lung injury; ARDS, acute respiratory distress syndrome; FiO2, fraction of inspired oxygen; ICU, intensive care unit; IQR, interquartile range; PaO2, arterial oxygen tension; PaCO2, arterial carbon dioxide tension; PEEP, positive end-expiratory pressure; SD, standard deviation; SOFA, Sequential Organ Failure Assessment.