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Table 1 Baseline characteristics at PICU admission between survivors and non-survivors

From: A case series of children with adenovirus pneumonia: three-year experiences in a tertiary PICU

Variables at PICU admission Survivors (n = 56) Nonsurvivors (n = 11) Total (n = 67) p value
Age, mo, median (IQR) 18 (11, 38) 20(7.5, 41.5) 18 (10, 38.5) 0.889
Male gender, n (%) 32 (57.14%) 8 (72.7%) 40 (59.7%) 0.335
PRSM III score, median (IQR) 13 (10, 15) 14 (11, 18) 13 (10, 15) 0.133
days of illness before at PICU admission, median (IQR) 9 (7, 10.5) 6 (5, 12) 9 (6, 11) 0.959
Laboratory values, median (IQR)
 White blood cell, 109/L 6.55 (4.36,12.23) 6.11 (4.35, 10.87) 6.48 (4.29, 11.96) 0.923
 Platelet, 109/L 254 (179, 349.5) 258 (148.5, 444.5) 258 (178, 353) 0.837
 NK cells, % 3.85 (2.23, 6.57) 5 (2, 6.9) 4.06 (2.19, 6.68) 0.787
 pH 7.4 (7.33, 7.44) 7.33 (7.28, 7.42) 7.4 (7.33, 7.44) 0.109
 PaO2, mmHg 71 (57, 82.5) 73 (65.38, 84.38) 72 (57, 84) 0.853
 PaCO2, mm Hg 43 (38, 55) 52 (44.5, 68) 44 (38, 55.5) 0.104
 MAP, mmHg 55 (52, 68.25) 49 (42.5, 57) 55 (51.5, 67) 0.171
 LA, mmol/L 1.95 (1.38, 2.33) 2 (1.65, 4.25) 2 (1.4, 2.6) 0.968
 CI, L/min/m2 4.2 (3.9, 5) 3.6 (3.45, 4.1) 4.2 (3.85, 4.85) 0.011
 TBIL,umol/L 4.42 (3.2, 5.87) 10.85 (5.35, 20.22) 5.02 (3.29, 6.61) 0.069
 serum creatinine, umol/L 32.5 (25.5, 40.88) 34.5 (29.25, 54) 33 (26.25, 42) 0.291
  1. IQR interquartile range, NK cells natural kill cell; CI: cardiac index, MAP mean arterial pressure, TBIL total bilirubin, LA Lactate