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Table 1 Characteristics of the study population

From: Association of extracerebral organ failure with 1-year survival and healthcare-associated costs after cardiac arrest: an observational database study

  All
N = 5814 (100%)
One-year survivors
N = 2401 (41%)
One-year non-survivors
N = 3413 (59%)
P value1
Age (years) 65 (56–74) 63 (54–71) 67 (57–76) < 0.01
Gender (male) 71% 72% 69% < 0.01
Physical status (independent)2 84% 92% 79% < 0.01
24h-EC-SOFA 7 (5–9) 6 (5–8) 7 (5–10) < 0.01
24 h-SOFA 9 (7–12) 8 (6–10) 10 (8–13) < 0.01
One-year costs (€1000) 23 (10–50) 47 (28–75) 12 (6.6–25) < 0.01
Cost per day alive (€) 880 (150–2500) 130 (77–200) 2200 (1300–3400) < 0.01
  1. 1P value for comparison between outcome groups
  2. 2Simplified WHO/ECOG-classification before cardiac arrest