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Table 1 Patient characteristics

From: The association of endothelial cell signaling, severity of illness, and organ dysfunction in sepsis

Parameters Overall
  n = 221
Demographics  
Age median, mean (SD) 57, 58 (19)
Race: white n (%) 169 (76%)
   african-american 28 (13%)
   Other 24 (11%)
Female gender n (%) 115 (52%)
Comorbidities n (%)  
COPD 16 (7%)
Chronic Heart failure 29 (13%)
Diabetes 63 (28%)
Cancer 45 (20%)
Sepsis Syndrome n(%)  
Non-infected ED patients 14 (6%)
Sepsis without organ dysfunction 70 (32%)
Severe Sepsis without shock 66 (30%)
Septic Shock 71 (32%)
Severity of Disease, median, mean (SD)  
SOFA score 2, 3 (4)
APACHE score 11, 12 (8)
Lactate (mg/dL) 1.5, 2.1(1.7)
Marker levels on admission*
median, mean (SD)
 
Eselectin (ng/mL) 49.3, 67.5 (55.4)
VCAM-1 (ng/mL) 1,120, 1,411 (1,316)
ICAM-1 (ng/mL) 176, 224 (151)
PAI-1 (ng/mL) 40.9 64.6 (644)
sFlt-1 (pg/mL) 118, 194 (224)