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Table 3 Severity scores and mortality, according to the value of "Candida score"

From: Evaluation of "Candida score" in critically ill patients: a prospective, multicenter, observational, cohort study

  Candida score = 2
(n = 44)
Candida score = 3
(n = 29)
Candida score = 4
(n = 17)
Candida score = 5
(n = 4)
p
Mean SAPS ± SD 51.61 ± 16.79 49.72 ± 15.93 52.18 ± 21.84 52 ± 8.04 0.981
Mean SOFA score ± SD 8.8 ± 3.3 7.41 ± 3.27 8.59 ± 4.71 8.5 ± 1.73 0.583
Overall mortality 22 (50%) 11 (38%) 11 (64.7%) 2 (50%) 0.37
Mortality according to the initiation of an empiric antifungal treatment
  Candida score = 2 Candida score = 3 Candida score = 4 Candida score = 5 p
Yes 1/1 3/8 4/7 2/3 0.59
No 21/43 8/21 7/10 0/1 0.3