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Table 1 Demographic characteristics of 44 patients with ventilator-associated pneumonia (VAP) and sepsis enrolled in the study.

From: Kinetics of progenitor hemopoetic stem cells in sepsis: Correlation with patients survival?

Age (years, mean ± SD) 59.56 ± 18.28
Male/Female 32/12
APACHE II score (mean ± SD) 16.49 ± 5.52
SOFA score (mean ± SD) 8.14 ± 3.39
White blood cells (mean ± SD, /μl) 12,939.8 ± 6,502.5
Sepsis [No of patients (%)] 10 (22.72)
Severe Sepsis [No of patients (%)] 12 (27.27)
Septic shock [No of patients (%)] 22 (50.00)
Underlying conditions [No (%)]  
Multiple injuries 10 (22.72)
Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease 22 (50.00)
Celiac aortic aneurysm replacement 5 (11.36)
Others 5 (11.36)
Predisposing factors [No (%)]  
Diabetes mellitus 2 7 (15.91)
Coronary Heart Disease 10 (22.72)
Others 5 (11.36)
Positive cultures of TBS* [No (%)] 25 (56.82)
Acinetobacter baumannii 15 (34.09)
Pseudomonas aeruginosa 7 (15.91)
Others 3 (6.82)
  1. *Tracheobronchial secretions