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Table 3 Clinical characteristics related to in the subgroup of patients with SAPS 2 ≤ 15 admitted to ICU

From: Influence of ICU-bed availability on ICU admission decisions

  HBA n = 64 LBA n = 28
Shock prior ICU admission (%, n) 11, 7 3, 8
Mechanical ventilation prior ICU admission (including non invasive ventilation) (%, n) 16, 10 19, 5
High level oxygen administration (>10L/min) prior ICU admission (%, n) 8, 5 13, 4
Glasgow <12 prior ICU admission (%, n) 23, 15 13, 4
Mechanical ventilation during ICU stay. (%, n) 25, 16 33, 9
  1. HBA high bed availability, LBA low bed availability