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Table 2 Admission and outcome parameters for GIF score < 2 and GIF score ≥ 2

From: Gastrointestinal failure score in children with traumatic brain injury

Parameters GIF score < 2 GIF score ≥ 2 p
Number(%) 69(41.8) 96(58.2)  
Age 4.82 ± 4.23 4.96 ± 3.64 t = 0.23, p = 0.82
BMI (kg/m2) 17.11 ± 3.37 16.56 ± 3.36 t=-1.03, p = 0.30
GCS 12.29 ± 2.00 5.54 ± 2.83 t = 17.91, p < 0.05
First day GIF score 0.49 ± 0.50 2.38 ± 0.49 t=-24.02, p < 0.05
Mean GIF score for the first three days 0.31 ± 0.36 2.07 ± 0.38 t=-29.86, p < 0.05
SOFA score 2.87 ± 1.80 7.52 ± 3.06 t=-12.23, p < 0.05
PCIS score 94.09 ± 6.17 75.02 ± 11.24 t = 13.96, p < 0.05
Mortality (%) 0 41.67 X2 = 37.952, p < 0.05
  1. Unit of measure provided in parentheses