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Table 1 Patient’s characteristics

From: Utility of Procalcitonin (PCT) and Mid regional pro-Adrenomedullin (MR-proADM) in risk stratification of critically ill febrile patients in Emergency Department (ED). A comparison with APACHE II score

A
  ALL PATIENTS CONTROL
GENDER 68 MALE – 60 FEMALE 23 MALE – 17 FEMALE
  MEAN ± SD MEDIAN (IQR) RANGE (MIN-MAX) MEAN ± SD MEDIAN (IQR) RANGE (MIN-MAX)
AGE (Y) 61 ± 19 65 (45-77) 18-96 55 ± 15 58.5 (45-70) 29-76
TEMPERATURE (°C) 38.7 ± 0.7 38.6 (38.1-39) 37-41 36.4 ± 0.3 36.4 (36.1-36.5) 36-36,7
B
PCT (ng/ml) 3.85 ± 7.63 0.56* (0.10-3.44) 0.02-41.06 0.06 ± 0.02 0.06* (0.04-0.08) 0.02-0.11
MR-ProADM (nmol/ml) 1.72 ± 0.10 0.85** (0.50-1.68) 0.05-15.3 0.50 ± 0.10 0.50** (0.40-0.58) 0.31-0.65
APACHE II (%) 13.5 ± 11.21 9.9 (6.70-15.50) 2.9-76    
  1. *p < 0.0001.
  2. **p < 0.0001.