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Table 3 Patient statuses at discharge and in-hospital mortality

From: Clinical evidence for respiratory insufficiency type II predicts weaning failure in long-term ventilated, tracheotomised patients: a retrospective analysis

  Weaning success
n = 60
Weaning failure
n = 64
p value
Therapeutic goal, n (%)    0.013
 Limitation of therapy 1 (11%) 8 (89%)  
 Withdrawal of therapy 0 (0%) 3 (100%)  
In-hospital mortality, n (%) 5 (20%) 20 (80%) 0.001
HMV at discharge, n (%)    0.000
 No ventilation 27 (100%) 0 (0%)  
 Invasive HMV 0 (0%) 44 (100%)  
 Non-invasive HMV 28 (100%) 0 (0%)  
  1. HMV home mechanical ventilation