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Table 5 Hepatic and renal function

From: Effect of enteral diet enriched with eicosapentaenoic acid, gamma-linolenic acid, and antioxidants in patients with sepsis-induced acute respiratory distress syndrome

  Study group Control group
  Day 1 Day 7 Day 14 Day 1 Day 7 Day 14
Platelets 88 (43–149) 172 (131–282) 273 (191–343) 95 (86–136) 214 (117–263) 224 (134–369)
AST (IU/L) 24 (16–32) 24 (19–36) 30 (20–52) 29 (18–38) 26 (21–43) 39 (23–51)
ALT (IU/L) 35 (23–48) 32 (23–47) 33 (23–44) 43 (29–57) 33 (19–44) 32 (23–50)
Creatine (mg/dL)a 0.96 (0.81–2.12) 0.54 (0.45–0.84) 0.48 (0.36–0.63) 0.92 (0.67–2.65) 0.68 (0.56–0.90) 0.60 (0.51–0.67)
Triglyceride (mg/dL)b 79 (62–103) 85 (72–98) 110 (94–131) 76 (55–98) 91 (62–119) 92 (79–123)
Cholesterol (mg/dL) 84 (76–105) 103 (80–120) 126 (95–142) 93 (76–143) 103 (83–121) 107 (87–126)
Bilirubin (mg/dL)c 1.0 (0.5–1.8) 0.7 (0.5–1.0) 0.8 (0.6–0.9) 1.5 (1.0–2.6) 1.1 (0.8–2.4) 1.0 (0.7–1.5)
Albumin (g/dL) 2.3 (2.1–2.7) 2.5 (2.2–2.8) 2.9 (2.5–3.2) 2.4 (2.2–2.9) 2.5 (2.2–2.8) 2.7 (2.2–3.1)
  1. Values are expressed as medians (IQR). AST aspartate transaminase, ALT alanine transaminase. a p = 0.048 for day 14; b p = 0.035 for day 14; c p = 0.009 for day 7 and p = 0.028 for day 14.