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From: Troponin T as myocardial ischemia marker to guide therapy with positive inotropes in septic shock patients

  DO2 LOF TropT guided
Age (years) 59 (37-73)   52 (18-76)   64 (54-75)  
ICU-stay (days) 16 (2-67)   17(3-38)   *12(4-36)  
Mortality 8/10   4/10   5/10  
  Baseline Max Baseline Max Baseline Max
APACHE III 66 (48-85) 98 (85-116) 64 (31-105) 80(43-124) 63 (38-97) 95(59-100)
ST-SD (mV) 0.0 1.0 0.0 0.3 0.0 0.5
  (0.0-1.4) (0.4-2.8) (0.0-1.7) (0.0-1.8) (0.0-1.5) (0.0-1.5)
TropT (ng/ml) 0.07 *0.43 0.17 *0.30 0.08 *0.12
  (0.05-0.16) (0.11-7.82) (0.03-5.93) (0.06-10.79) (0.02-0.16) (0.03-0.17)
TEE (H/D/A) 86/18/5   51/4/2   42/3/1  
  1. Mean (range); frequency: APACHE III (Acute Physiology and Chronic Health Evaluation-score); ST-SD, ST segment depression; Trop T: troponin T test(quantitative ELISA, Boehringer Mannheim Inc); TEE, traneasophageal echocardiography; H, hypokinesis; A, akinesis; *P = 0.05 (between groups).