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Table 4 Maximal deviations from mean EE and from a mean of EE after the inclusion of a 5-min running average of EE, for both EE(IC) and EE(VCO2)

From: Energy expenditure in critically ill patients estimated by population-based equations, indirect calorimetry and CO2-based indirect calorimetry

  Max EE(IC)
versus
EE(IC) (%)
Max EE(IC)
versus
5-min EE(IC) (%)
Max EE(VCO2)
versus
EE(VCO2) (%)
Max EE(VCO2)
versus
5-min EE(VCO2) (%)
1 −7 −2 −11 −3
2 22 −12 −20 −13
3 12 −6 14 −5
4 −20 4 −21 8
5 −4 1 −5 1
6 −4 −3 −2 −1
7 15 5 −7 4
8 42 11 −38 11
9 11 9 8 −6
10 31 18 −24 14
11 −3 −1 2 1
12 −6 −3 −3 2
13 20 4 5 2
14 −7 −2 −6 −3
15 −9 13 −9 11
16 −28 9 46 12
17 11 4 17 7
Mean (±SD) 4.4 (±18.3) 2.8 (±7.5) −3.2 (±18.9) 2.5 (±7.3)
RMS 18 8 19 8
  1. Deviations are expressed as a percentage of the mean EE