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Table 2 Vancomycin characteristics

From: Enhanced renal clearance and impact on vancomycin pharmacokinetic parameters in patients with hemorrhagic stroke

VariableHemorrhagic stroke
(n = 17)
Days between admission date and trough concentration, mean ± SD7.4 ± 3.0
Dose (mg/kg), mean ± SD15.1 ± 4.2
Frequency (h), median (IQR)8 (8–12)
Serum trough concentration (ug/mL), mean ± SD12 ± 3.6
Daily fluid balance of 48 h prior to serum trough concentration (mL/day), median (IQR)+ 588.4 (− 52.2–1440.7)
Infection source, n (%)
 Pneumonia9 (53%)
 Empiric4 (23.5%)
 Tracheobronchitis3 (17.6%)
 Sepsis1 (5.9%)