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Table 4 Major outcome variables

From: Fluid management in critically ill patients: the role of extravascular lung water, abdominal hypertension, capillary leak, and fluid balance

    Responder (n= 52) Nonresponder (n= 71) p value
First week Organ-failure-free days Respiratory 5.5 ± 1.9 3.9 ± 2.4 <0.001
   Nervous 2.1 ± 2.6 1.7 ± 2.2 0.454
   Cardiovascular 3.4 ± 2.7 1.4 ± 2.1 <0.001
   Liver 6.1 ± 1.9 5.3 ± 2.3 0.046
   Coagulation 5.9 ± 2.1 5.0 ± 2.4 0.031
   Renal 4.8 ± 2.7 3.9 ± 2.7 0.063
  Ventilator-free days   2.5 ± 2.3 1.5 ± 2.3 0.023
First 28 days Death (%)   25.0 73.2 <0.001