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Table 1 Characteristics of the 8 normal controls and 10 sepsis patients used for whole-exome sequencing

From: Genetic variants in Forkhead box O1 associated with predisposition to sepsis in a Chinese Han population

Variables Normal controls (n = 8) Sepsis patients (n = 10) P value
Survivors (n = 5) Non-survivors (n = 5) P′ value
Age (years) 66 (35, 78) 67 (34, 77) 73 (49, 74) 0.917 0.790
Sex (Female/Male) 4/4 2/3 3/2 0.738 0.681
Cause of sepsis (n)
Lung infection 2 2
Post-operative 1 0
Multiple trauma 1 2
Others 1 1
SOFA score 6 (0,7) 8 (5,18) 0.151
APACHE II 10 (5, 14) 13 (5,23) 0.548
CRP (mg/dl) 7.2 (1.3, 11.73) 9.23 (2.13, 16.78) 0.548
PCT (ng/ml) 5.92 (0.05, 9.34) 4.68 (0.1, 64.43) 0.690
WBC(×109/l) 8.25 (3.01, 35.82) 12.68 (8.8, 17.14) 0.690
  1. SOFA Sequential Organ Failure Assessment, APACHE II Acute physiology and chronic health evaluation, CRP C-reactive protein, PCT Procalcitonin, WBC White blood cells