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Table 1 Demographics and characteristics of ICU patients

From: Microbial dysbiosis and mortality during mechanical ventilation: a prospective observational study

Characteristics Patients (n = 34)
Age (years), mean (SD) 66.6 (10.9)
APACHE II, mean (SD) 25.5 (8.5)
Female, n (%) 14 (41.2)
Type of patient, n (%)
 Medical 31 (91.2)
 Surgical 1 (2.9)
 Trauma 2 (5.9)
Admitting Diagnosis, n (%)
 Pneumonia 13 (38.2)
 Sepsis 8 (23.5)
 Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease exacerbation 2 (5.9)
 Congestive heart failure 2 (5.9)
 Respiratory arrest 2 (5.9)
 Trauma 2 (5.9)
 Alcohol withdrawal 1 (2.9)
 Cardiac arrest 1 (2.9)
 Cardiogenic shock 1 (2.9)
 Laminectomy 1 (2.9)
 Renal failure 1 (2.9)
ICU length of stay (days), median (quartile 1, quartile 3) 11.5 (7, 20.5)
Hospital length of stay (days), median (quartile 1, quartile 3) 32 (15, 55)
ICU Mortality, n (%) 5 (14.7)
Hospital Mortality, n (%) 12 (35.3)