Mediators of Inflammation / 2016 / Article / Tab 2

Research Article

Low-Dose Steroid Therapy Is Associated with Decreased IL-12 Production in PBMCs of Severe Septic Patients

Table 2

Adverse event and outcome (number, percentage).

No-low-dose steroid
()
Low-dose steroid
()

Event
 Gastrointestinal bleeding2 (18)2 (11)
 Acute renal failure4 (36)11 (61)
 Shock4 (36)17 (94)
 Thrombocytopenia3 (27)5 (28)
 Jaundice0 (0)1 (6)
 Bacteremia1 (9)2 (11)
Mortality0 (0)6 (33)

compared to no-low-dose steroid group, by Fisher’s exact test.
compared to no-low-dose steroid group, by Fisher’s exact test.

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