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Table 2 Comparative clinical outcomes

From: Potential risks in using midodrine for persistent hypotension after cardiac surgery: a comparative cohort study

Outcomes Midodrine group Control Group OR (CI) p value
Days free from ICU at 30 days 25.8 [23.7–27.1] 27.2 [25.9–28] N/A 0.002*
In-hospital mortality 10 (13.5%) 1 (1.4%) 12.5 (1.5–105.2)* 0.036*
ICU readmission 6 (8.1%) 2 (2.7%) 3.1 (0.8–19.2)* 0.103*
Total time on IV vasopressors (h) 63 [40–86.5] 44 [26–66] N/A 0.052*
ICU length of stay 99 [68–146] 68 [48–99] N/A 0.001
Severe acute kidney injury 11 (14.9%) 10 (13.5%) 1.12 (0.4–2.8) 0.462
  1. *Odds ratios and p values were computed after controlling for Euroscore II, cardiopulmonary bypass duration and propensity score, in binomial logistic, linear and Cox regression. Severe acute kidney injury: KDIGO ≥ 2