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Table 1 Hospital and ICU characteristics

From: External validation of SAPS 3 and MPM0-III scores in 48,816 patients from 72 Brazilian ICUs

Characteristics
Hospitals (n = 50)
Type of hospital  
 Private, for profit 31 (62.0%)
 Private, philanthropic 14 (28.0%)
 Public 5 (10.0%)
Hospital beds (n)  
 <150 19 (38.0%)
 150–300 20 (40.0%)
 ≥301 11 (22.0%)
Intermediate/step-down unit  
 No 25 (50.0%)
 Yes 25 (50.0%)
Training programs in critical care  
 No 28 (56.0%)
 Yes 22 (44.0%)
ICUs (n = 72)
Medical–surgical ICU  
 Yes 62 (86.1%)
 No 10 (13.9%)
Active ICU beds (n) 22 (11–34)
 ≤10 23 (31.9%)
 10–20 27 (37.5%)
 >20 22 (30.6%)
ICU bed occupancy rate (%) 73 (62–83)
  1. Results for continuous variables are reported as mean ± SD and median (IQR)
  2. ICU intensive care unit, IQR interquartile range, SD standard deviation