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Table 2 Patient clinical and routine laboratory findings upon presentation

From: The association between blood glucose levels and matrix-metalloproteinase-9 in early severe sepsis and septic shock

Variable (mean ± SD) <80 mg/dL 80–120 mg/dL 121–150 mg/dL 151–200 mg/dL >201 mg/dL P value
Temperature, °C 34.8 ± 3.4 36.5 ± 2.9 35.8 ± 2.5 36.3 ± 3.1 36.8 ± 2.5 0.017
HR, beats/min 106 ± 30 120 ± 26 115 ± 33 117 ± 34 120 ± 29 0.22
SBP, mmHg 106 ± 37 107 ± 36 96 ± 27 97 ± 33 113 ± 35 0.079
CVP, mmHg 8.95 ± 9.5 9.3 ± 8.5 4.3 ± 8.9 2.8 ± 6.2 1.96 ± 6.2 <0.0001
Glucose, mg/dL 46 ± 25 100 ± 12 133 ± 8 173 ± 14 543 ± 428 <0.0001
Lactate, mg/dL 10.1 ± 5 5.5 ± 4.7 5.9 ± 3.5 7.1 ± 5.1 7.3 ± 4.2 0.002
WBC, mm3 12 ± 10 11 ± 8 15 ± 10 15 ± 8 16 ± 9 0.008
Anion Gap, mM/L 24 ± 8 19 ± 9 20 ± 5 20 ± 6 23 ± 8 0.003
ScvO2, % 61 ± 24 49 ± 18 49 ± 15 48 ± 10 55 ± 10 0.2
BUN, mg/dL 44 ± 26 41 ± 36 50 ± 29 53 ± 29 46 ± 33 0.53
Creatinine, mg/dL 3 ± 2 2 ± 2 3 ± 2 3 ± 2 2 ± 2 0.22
Positive Blood Culture, n (%) 22(69) 42(78) 30(77) 16(70) 68(80) 0.7
Bacteremia, n (%) 13(41) 15(28) 14(36) 8(35) 36(43) 0.5
  1. °C Degrees Celsius, HR Heart Rate, SBP Systolic Blood Pressure, CVP Central Venous Pressure, WBC White Blood Cell, ScvO 2 Central Venous Oxygen Saturation, BUN Blood Urea Nitrogen