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Table 5 Nurse hypoperfusion score in patients with clinical SIRS at ED presentation

From: Capillary lactate as a tool for the triage nurse among patients with SIRS at emergency department presentation: a preliminary report

Definition of score 28-day mortality
Overall SIRS p SIRS without hypotension p
Absence of mottling and capillary lactates ≤3.6 mmol/L 0 point 5/85 (6) <0.0001 5/84 (6) 0.0005
Presence of mottling or capillary lactates >3.6 mmol/L 1 point 14/75 (19) 11/64 (17)
Presence of mottling and capillary lactates >3.6 mmol/L 2 points 10/15 (67) 5/9 (56)
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