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Table 2 Patient characteristics by 30-day mortality

From: Low Plasma Levels of Adiponectin Do Not Explain Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome Risk: a Prospective Cohort Study of Patients with Severe Sepsis

  Alive at 30 days (n = 79) Died at 30 days (n = 82) P value
Age, median (IQR) 61 (54, 71) 63 (53, 70) 0.82
Female sex, n (%) 34 (43) 31 (38) 0.50
White race, n (%) 33 (42) 54 (66) 0.002
Body mass index, median (IQR) 25.0 (21.6, 30.6) 24.5 (20.7, 30.2) 0.42
History of diabetes, n (%) 32 (41) 24 (29) 0.13
History of chronic liver disease, n (%) 3 (4) 15 (18) 0.004
History of chronic kidney disease, n (%) 8 (10) 10 (12) 0.66
Immunocompromised, n (%) 33 (42) 50 (61) 0.02
History of organ transplant, n (%) 6 (8) 6 (7) 0.96
Pulmonary source of sepsis, n (%) 27 (34) 36 (44) 0.21
Shock on admission, n (%) 47 (59) 57 (68) 0.25
ARDS, n (%) 19 (24) 54 (66) <0.001
  1. Values obtained using Wilcoxon rank sum and chi square tests. ARDS acute respiratory distress syndrome