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Table 1 Patients characteristics and initial management

From: Proceedings of Réanimation 2020, the French Intensive Care Society International Congress

CharacteristicsAll ECMO
(n = 150)
AMI
(n = 14)
No AMI
(n = 136)
p
Age (years)58 (48–69)57 (47–70)58 (48–68)0.82
VA-ECMO for medical reason85 (57)6 (43)79 (58)0.21
Refractory cardiac arrest39 (26)5 (36)34 (25)0.28
Intra-aortic balloon pump28 (19)3 (21)25 (18)0.73
Delay between admission and VA-ECMO (days)0 (0–1)0 (0–2)0 (0–1)0.27
SAPS II54 (38–70)56 (45–73)53 (38–70)0.47
Lactate level at day 0 (mmol/L)5.2 (3–9.1)7.8 (2.6–10.2)5.1 (3–9.1)0.49
Vasoactive-Inotropic Score70 (34–139)136 (51–238)70 (34–129)0.05
Renal replacement therapy in the first 5 days47 (32)9 (64)38 (28)0.01
Highest norepinephrine dose in the first 5 days (µg/kg/min)1.0 (0.5–2.0)2.3 (1.4–3.0)1.0 (0.5–1.9)0.01
Second shock in the first 5 days76 (51)12 (86)64 (47)0.009
Enteral nutrition in the first 5 days128 (88)10 (71)118 (90)0.06
ICU mortality84 (56)14 (100)70 (51) < 0.001