Table 3: LIPS, APACHE2 score, and levels of ANG-2, sE-selectin, IL-6, and IL-8 in the ARDS and non-ARDS groups.

ARDS ()Non-ARDS ()-test or Student’s -test value

ANG-2 (ng/ml)7.36 ± 5.993.05 ± 2.984.601<0.001
IL-8 (pg/ml)97.82 ± 188.9973.16 ± 314.700.4910.624
IL-6 (pg/ml)117.54 ± 182.0879.32 ± 132.471.4640.145
sE-selectin (ng/ml)10.61 ± 5.567.84 ± 5.182.9680.003
APACHE2 score18.5 ± 7.214.7 ± 6.00.001
LIPS5.6 ± 1.84.4 ± 2.10.001

ANG-2: angiopoietin-2; IL: interleukin; LIPS: lung injury prediction score. Data are presented as the mean ± SD or n (%). Analysis performed using -test or Student’s -test.