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Table 1 Baseline and echocardiographic characteristics of studied patients

From: Variability in echocardiographic measurements of left ventricular function in septic shock patients

Number of pts, n 47
Male sex, n (%) 29 (62)
Age, median (IQR) 65 (57 – 74)
SAPS 3, median (IQR) 73 (45 – 84)
EMR, median (IQR) 60 (38 – 76)
SOFA day 1, median (IQR) 11 (9 – 12)
ICU LOS, days, median (IQR) 5 (2 – 12)
Mechanical ventilation at time of echocardiography, n (%) 35 (74)
Heart rate at time of echocardiography, median (IQR) 102 (87 – 112)
Atrial fibrillation at time of echocardiography, n (%) 13 (28)
Pre-existing cardiac disease, n (%) 23 (49)
Death in ICU, n (%) 10 (21)
Death within 30 days, n (%) 12 (26)
Death within 90 days, n (%) 14 (30)
  1. Data are presented as medians (IQR) and numbers (%), as appropriate.