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Table 2 Relationship between neurological outcome and the selected variables

From: An observational study of the association between microalbuminuria and increased N-terminal pro-B-type natriuretic peptide in patients with subarachnoid hemorrhage

Variables Favorable outcome Unfavorable outcome p
ACR (mg/g) on admission 64.7 (22.5, 119.3) 222.8 (58.1, 556.6) <0.01
Highest ACR (mg/g) 113.3 (32.7, 220.7) 497.5 (239.6, 1091.7) <0.01
VMACR (mg/g) on admission 5.2 (3.5, 7.8) 9.1 (5.7, 12.2) <0.01
Highest VMACR (mg/g) 5.6 (4.1, 8.1) 10.9 (8.2, 15.3) <0.01
Highest C-reactive protein (mg/dL) 3.4 (1.7, 6.8) 6.9 (1.8, 13.8) 0.02
Highest serum creatinine (mg/g) 0.7 (0.6, 0.8) 0.7 (0.5, 0.9) 0.74
Lowest PaO2/FIO2 ratio 312 (287, 380) 325 (192, 369) 0.24
Highest troponin I (ng/mL) 0.0 (0.0, 0.0) 0.1 (0.0, 0.6) 0.03
NT-pro- BNP on admission (pg/mL) 220 (117, 508) 542 (172, 1732) 0.03
Highest NT-pro-BNP (pg/mL) 703 (238, 1216) 1509 (759, 3438) <0.01
GCS score on admission 15 (13, 15) 10 (7, 14) <0.01
Lowest GCS score 13 (13, 14) 8 (4, 10) <0.01
Highest SIRS score 2 (1, 2) 2 (2, 3) <0.01
Hydrocephalus (n) 13 (8.1) 12 (50.0) 0.25
Delayed cerebral ischemia (n) 9 (24.3) 12 (50.0) 0.04
Lung edema (n) 7 (18.9) 9 (37.5) 0.11
Ventilation days 0 (0, 1) 5 (1, 15) <0.01
Intensive care unit days 14 (12,16) 16 (12, 21) 0.10
Hospital days 40 (24, 53) 53 (25, 74) 0.29
  1. Values are median (interquartile range) or number. Favorable outcome (Glasgow Outcome Scale: moderate disability and good recovery) and unfavorable outcome (Glasgow Outcome Scale: death, persistent vegetative state, and severe disability)
  2. ACR urinary microalbumin/creatinine ratio, VMACR urinary vanillylmandelic acid/creatinine ratio, NT-pro-BNP N-terminal pro-Brain natriuremic peptide, GCS Glasgow Coma Scale, SIRS systemic inflammatory response syndrome