Skip to main content

Table 3 Major outcomes

From: Aiming for a negative fluid balance in patients with acute lung injury and increased intra-abdominal pressure: a pilot study looking at the effects of PAL-treatment

  Control group PAL group p value
Death at day 28 (%) 49.1 28.1 0.034
ICU stay (day) 37.1 ± 19.9 23.6 ± 15 0.006
Hospital stay (day) 82.5 ± 57.6 69.8 ± 66.9 0.475
Vasopressor therapy after 1 week (%) 30.6 60.8 0.003
Duration mechanical ventilation (day) 25.5 ± 20.2 14.6 ± 10.7 0.020
Duration CRRT (day) 6.2 ± 8.8 10.0 ± 3.8 0.437
  1. ICU, intensive care unit; CRRT, continuous renal replacement therapy.