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Table 1 Distribution of clinical problems in the three ICUs

From: The incidence of low venous oxygen saturation on admission to the intensive care unit: a multi-center observational study in The Netherlands

Admission diagnosis MCL (n = 93) GH (n = 138) AMC (n = 109) Total (n = 340)
Sepsis/septic shock 47 (51) 64 (46) 39 (36) 150 (44)
Cardiac failure, cardiac arrest 28 (30) 10 36 (26) 10 31 (28) 17 95 (28)
Respiratory failure 7 (8) 13 (10) 12 (11) 32 (9)
CNS 5 (5) 7 (5) 10 (9) 22 (7)
Other 6 (6) 18 (13) 17 (12) 41 (12)
  1. Data are presented as numbers (%). AMC, Amsterdam Medical Center; CNS, central nervous system; GH, Gelre Hospital; ICU, Intensive Care Unit; MCL, Medical Center Leeuwarden.