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Table 5 Outcomes of protocolized rehabilitation

From: The safety of a novel early mobilization protocol conducted by ICU physicians: a prospective observational study

  All study patients (n = 232)a Subgroup in the ICU  72 h (n = 71)
Variable Values median [IQR] or number (%) Values median [IQR] or number (%)
Patients who could get out of bed, n (%) 143 (62%) 58 (82%)
Patients who could stand during ICU stay, n (%) 82 (35%) 31 (45%)
Patients who could ambulate during ICU stay, n (%) 49 (21%) 12 (17%)
Days to first rehabilitation session (days), median [IQR]a 0.7 [0.0–0.9] 1.0 [0.8–2.0]
Days to first out of bed (days), median [IQR]a 1.2 [0.1–2.0] 2.0 [1.4–3.6]
Days to first standing (days), median [IQR]a 1.2 [0.8–2.1] 2.8 [1.7–4.9]
Days to first ambulating (days), median [IQR]a 1.0 [0.7–1.7] 2.3 [1.2–2.9]
  1. Data in table are presented as the median with the interquartile range or as a number with percentage in total patients
  2. IQR interquartile range, ICU intensive care unit
  3. aDays counted from the time of ICU admission