Skip to main content

Table 1 Characteristics of septic ICU patients on admission

From: Time course of angiopoietin-2 release during experimental human endotoxemia and sepsis

Characteristics Value
Patients, number 21
   Male 8 (38.1%)
   Female 13 (61.9%)
Age, years, median (min to max) 57 (36 to 72)
Reason for medical ICU admission  
   Pneumonia 12 (57.1%)
   Peritonitis 4 (19.0%)
   Urinary tract infection 2 (9.5%)
   Systemic mycosis 2 (9.5%)
   Endocarditis 1 (4.8%)
   Mediastinitis 1 (4.8%)
Mean arterial pressure (mmHg) 78 (58 to 108)
Heart rate (beats/minute) 95 (53 to 125)
Vasopressor support, number 12 (57.1%)
Mechanically ventilated, number 19 (90.5%)
   Fraction of inspired oxygen (%) 40 (25 to 95)
APACHE II score 22 (12 to 48)
SOFA score 10 (3 to 19)
Mortality, number 11 (52.4%)
  1. APACHE = Acute Physiology and Chronic Health Evaluation; ICU = intensive care unit; SOFA = Sequential Organ Failure Assessment.