Table 1.

Patient characteristics

Patient no.SexaAge (yr)bBody weight (kg)cDiagnosisClinical outcome
1F55100Myocardial infarction, aorto-coronary bypassDied
2M5282Liver cirrhosis, sepsisSurvived
3M6570Aorto-coronary bypassSurvived
4F6170Kidney transplantation, sepsisDied
5F5770Liver cirrhosis, sepsisDied
6M5868Colitis, double lung transplantation, sepsisDied
7M52145Liver cirrhosis, sepsisDied
8M6985Aorto-coronary bypass, prosthetic aortic valveSurvived
9M5390Myocardial infarction, sepsisDied
  • a F, female; M, male.

  • b Mean age ± standard deviation, 57.9 ± 5.7 years.

  • c Mean body weight ± standard deviation, 86.7 ± 23.1 kg.