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Table 1 Characteristics of the patients

From: Reliability of standard pupillometry practice in neurocritical care: an observational, double-blinded study

Demographics data  
Age, years 58 ± 18
Male, n (%) 35 (59)
Glasgow Coma Scale scorea  
 Median 9
 Interquartile range 4-13
SAPS2  
 Median 30
 Interquartile range 6-56
Mechanical ventilation-assisted patients, n (%) 45 (76)
Opioid infusion (sufentanil), n (%) 32 (55)
Vasopressor infusion, n (%) 12 (20)
Causes of NCCU admission, n (%)  
 Brain hemorrhage 14 (24)
 Subarachnoid hemorrhage 11 (18)
 Brain infarction 8 (13)
 Head trauma 13 (22)
 Neurosurgery 9 (15)
 Meningitis 2 (4)
 Cardiac arrest 1 (2)
 Seizure 1 (2)
  1. aScores on the Glasgow Coma Scale range from 3 to 15, with lower scores indicating reduced levels of consciousness
  2. NCCU neurocritical care unit, SAPS2 Simplified Acute Physiology Score 2 [27]