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Table 4 Trial patient data by outcome

From: Updating the evidence for the role of corticosteroids in severe sepsis and septic shock: a Bayesian meta-analytic perspective

Author Mortality Mortality Shock-reversal Shock-reversal Corticotrophin Corticotrophin Shock-reversal Shock-reversal Shock-reversal Shock-reversal Superinfection Superinfection GIS bleed GIS bleed New New
  Hospital Hospital days(7-28) days(7-28) responders responders responders responders non-responders non-responders      hyperglycaemia hyperglycaemia
  n/total n/total n/total n/total    Days (7-28) Days (7-28) Days (7-28) Days (7-28)       
  Steroid Placebo Steroid Placebo Steroid Placebo Steroid Placebo Steroid Placebo Steroid Placebo Steroid Placebo Steroid Placebo
Cooperative StudyGroup [32] 54/96 32/98 NA NA        3/96 3/99 4/96 0/98 NA NA
Klastersky and colleagues [41] 24/66 18/39 NA NA        11/46 6/39 NA NA NA NA
Schumer [31] 9/86 33/86 NA NA          2/86 1/86 1/86 1/86
Sprung and colleagues [43] 33/43 11/16 25/43 6/16        11/43 1/16 1/43 2/32 4/45 0/16
Bone and colleagues [38] 65/191 48/190 85/130 83/114        29/152 30/147 NA NA NA NA
Luce and colleagues [46] 22/38 20/37 NA NA        3/38 4/37 18/38 16/37 16/38 15/37
Bollaert and colleagues [37]## 7/22 12/19 15/22 4/23 18/22 11/19 12/18 2/11 3/4 2/8 7/22 9/19 1/22 3/19 3/22 3/19
Briegel and colleagues [39] 5/20 6/20 18/20 16/20 NA NA NA NA NA NA 10/20 7/20 1/20 0/20 NA NA
Chawla and colleagues [47]# 6/23 10/21 16/23 7/21 NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA
Yildiz and colleagues [45] 8/20 12/20 NA NA 15/20 11/20 NA NA NA NA 0/20 1/20 NA NA 0/20 0/20
Annane and colleagues [36] 95/160 103/150 60/151 40/149 36/150 34/149 18/36 18/34 65/114 46/115 22/150 27/150 11/150 8/149 NA NA
Tandan and colleagues [44] 11/14 13/14 5/14 3/14 NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA
Oppert and colleagues [42] 7/18 11/23 13/18 18/23 6/18 9/23 NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA NA
Sprung and colleagues [8] 111/251 100/245 200/251 184/248 118/243 136/244 100/118 104/136 98/125 76/108 78/234 61/132 15/234 13/232 186/234 161/232
  1. #, mortality statistics for Chawla and colleagues [47] were abstracted from the Annane and colleagues meta-analysis[6]. ##, data for hyperglycaemia for Bollaert and colleagues [37] was abstracted from the Annane and colleagues meta-analysis[6]. GIS, gastrointestinal; NA, not available.