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Table 2 Extracorporeal therapy use by modality

From: Extracorporeal therapies in pediatric severe sepsis: findings from the pediatric health-care information system

All patients from 2004 to 2012 ECMO-only (N = 1,358) RRT-only (N = 2,937) ECMO + RRT (N = 500)
Prevalence (N = 49,153) 1358 (2.3 %) 2937 (6.0 %) 500 (1.0 %)
Gender, N (%)
 Male 724 (53.4 %) 1474 (50.2 %) 254 (50.8 %)
 Female 633 (46.6 %) 1463 (49.8 %) 246 (49.2 %)
Mortality, N (%) 649 (47.8 %) 948 (32.3 %) 290 (58.0 %)
Age group at admission 1.1 (0.2–6.7) 9.6 (2.6–14.8) 3.9 (0.4–12.8)
Median (25 %–75 %)
Total hospitalization, days 34 (17–69) 33 (17–62) 36 (16–60)
Median (25 %–75 %)
ICU, days 24 (12–49) 16 (6–32) 27 (12–46)
Median (25 %–75 %)
  1. ECMO extracorporeal membrane oxygenation, RRT Renal replacement therapy, ICU intensive care unit