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Table 1 Clinical and analytical characteristics of the 160 patients included in the study

From: Full blood count values as a predictor of poor outcome of pneumonia among HIV-infected patients

  Total cohort No ICU ICU
Age (IQRa) 42 (11) 43 (11) 41 (12)
Gender (male%) 99 (62%) 74 (67%) 25 (63%)
Total CD4 (cells/mm3) (median (IQR)) 242 (406) 350 (102) 247 (359)
Viral load in blood (copies RNA/mm3) (median (IQR)) 709 (39961) 702 (36631) 5200 (111000)
Undetectable viral load < 200 copies/mL (n (%)b) 62 (39%) 50 12
Parental drug abuse as a risk factor for HIV (n (%)) 94 (59%) 24 70
ART (n (%)) 78 (49%) 61 (51%) 18 (45%)
APACHE II Scale Score (mean (IQR)) 14 (7) 10 (6) 16 (7)
Heart rate (median (IQR)) 96 (24) 94 (31) 97 (22)
Respiratory rate (median(IQR)) 22 (8) 20 (6) 26 (11)
Partial pressure of oxygen in blood (mmHg) (mean (IQR)) 60 (16) 65 (20) 55 (12)
HCV Co-Infection (n (%)) 94 (59%) 34 60
Blood leukocytes (cells/mm3) (mean (IQR)) 9 (7) 9 (7) 12 (11)
C-reactive protein (mg/dl) (mean (IQR)) 14 (21) 13 (18) 19 (23)
  1. aIQR: interquartile range
  2. bUndetectable viral load: HIV viral load in blodd < 200 copies/mL