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Table 1 Baseline demographic results for Australian and Scottish cohorts

From: Early mobilisation in intensive care units in Australia and Scotland: a prospective, observational cohort study examining mobilisation practises and barriers

  Australia Scotland p-value
Number of patients 659 (100 %) 171 (100 %)  
Admission diagnosis    
  Medical 169 (25.6 %) 97 (56.7 %) 0.072
  Surgical 427 (286 CTx; 43.3 %) (64.8 %) 60 (0 CTx) (35.1 %)
  Trauma 37 (5.6 %) 10 (5.8 %)
  Missing 26 (3.9 %) 4 (2.3 %)
  1. Abbreviation: CTx cardiothoracic surgery
  2. Admission diagnosis assigned using Acute Physiology and Chronic Health Evaluation III diagnostic categories