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Table 1 Evaluation of 30-day mortality

From: Acyclovir for ventilator-associated pneumonia refractory to antibiotics and with high viral herpes simplex load: we are not sure

 All patientsLow viral load (103-105 copies/mL)High viral load (>105 copies/mL)
Untreated
n = 24
Treated
n = 65
pUntreated
n = 14
Treated
n = 16
pUntreated
n = 10
Treated
n = 49
p
30-day mortality14 (58%)27 (42%)0.2316 (43%)6 (38%)18 (80%)21 (43%)0.042
  1. p-values were calculated using the Fisher’s exact test (significant values are indicated in bold: <0.05)