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Table 3 Parameters of the study population at the onset of the critical phase

From: Fluid requirement in adult dengue haemorrhagic fever patients during the critical phase of the illness: an observational study

Parameter Group 1
(≤M + 5% deficit)
n = 35
Group 2
(>M + 5% deficit)
n = 80
P value
Haematological parameters
 WBCa 4.78 (3.48–6.54) 3.22 (2.48–4.54) < 0.001
 PCV 44.05 (3.92) 43.41 (4.88) 0.07
 Plateletsa 29 (12.0–49.0) 33 (19.25–54.0) 0.12
Day of illness developing fluid leakage, n (%)
 3 1 (2.85) 8 (10) 0.02
 4 5 (14.28) 31 (38.75)
 5 14 (40) 27 (33.75)
 6 11 (31.42) 11 (13.75)
 7 3 (8.57) 3 (3.75)
 8 1 (2.85) 0 (0)
  1. Values are given as frequency (%) or mean (SD) unless specified. a Denotes values given as median (IQR)