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Table 1 Patients’ demographics (n = 34)

From: Advanced organ support (ADVOS) in the critically ill: first clinical experience in patients with multiple organ failure

Parameter Results
Male, n (%) 23 (68)
Age (years), median (IQR) 59 (46–72)
Size (cm), median (IQR) 178 (170–180)
Weight (kg), median (IQR) 75 (73–86)
SAPS 2, median (IQR) 52 (43–58)
SOFA, median (IQR) 17 (14–19)
Main admission diagnosis at the ICU
 Septic shock, n (%) 16 (47)
 ARDS, n (%) 9 (26)
 Cardiogenic shock, n (%) 4 (12)
 Liver failure, n (%) 5 (15)
Etiology of liver failure
 Acute-on-chronic liver failure, n (%) 15 (44)
 Acute liver failure, n (%) 19 (56)
  Acquired acute liver failure, n (%) 15 (44)
  Post-transplant liver failure, n (%) 3 (9)
  Primary acute liver failure, n (%) 1 (3)
Treatment
 Vasopressor therapy, n (%) 25 (73)
 Mechanical ventilation, n (%) 26 (76)
 Renal replacement therapy, n (%) 34 (100)
Outcome
 ICU-LOS (days), median (IQR) 9 (3–21)
 28-day mortality, n (%) 17 (50)
 90-day mortality, n (%) 21 (62)
 1-year mortality, n (%) 22 (65)