Canadian Respiratory Journal / 2019 / Article / Tab 2

Research Article

Endocan, a Risk Factor for Developing Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome among Severe Pneumonia Patients

Table 2

Laboratory tests of SP patients with or without ARDS development.

Laboratory testsSP with ARDS development value
Yes (n = 37)No (n = 108)

Hemoglobin (g/L)103.1 ± 25.1106.5 ± 30.10.54
Hematocrit (%)33.4 ± 6.432.7 ± 5.80.54
Platelet (109/L)171.7 ± 102.2180.4 ± 110.80.68
Albumin (g/L)29.1 ± 6.327.4 ± 7.50.22
ALT (IU/L)65.5 ± 88.145.4 ± 66.80.15
AST (IU/L)58.4 ± 102.338.4 ± 77.40.22
BUN (mmol/L)11.5 ± 6.29.3 ± 5.50.044
Creatinine (µmol/L)101.2 ± 48.578.4 ± 50.10.017
Lactate (mmol/L)2.2 ± 1.51.5 ± 1.10.003
Endocan (ng/mL)13.4 ± 7.28.5 ± 4.1<0.001
T cell immunity (%)
CD3+59.4 ± 14.257.1 ± 16.30.45
CD4+27.1 ± 12.427.9 ± 14.50.76
CD8+28.9 ± 11.725.4 ± 12.20.13
Inflammatory biomarkers
CRP (ng/L)129.5 ± 152.485.7 ± 116.70.034
Interleukin-6 (ng/mL)1035.4 ± 783.2886.5 ± 568.70.22
Procalcitonin (ng/mL)3.5 ± 5.34.7 ± 7.10.35
Arterial blood gas
pH7.40 ± 0.097.38 ± 0.080.21
PaCO2 (mmHg)40.1 ± 13.142.2 ± 12.80.396
HCO3 (mmol/L)23.6 ± 5.124.1 ± 5.30.62
PaO2/FiO2 (mmHg)129.3 ± 35.8152.1 ± 45.10.006

SP, severe pneumonia; ARDS, acute respiratory distress syndrome; ALT, alanine aminotransferase; AST, aspartate aminotransferase; BUN, blood urea nitrogen; CRP, C-reactive protein; PaCO2, partial pressure of arterial carbon dioxide; HCO3, bicarbonate ion; PaO2/FiO2, ratio of partial pressure of arterial oxygen to fraction of inspired oxygen. values were calculated by Student’s t-test or Mann–Whitney U-test. .