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Table 1 Demographic data

From: Sodium acetate infusion in critically ill trauma patients for hyperchloremic acidosis

  Sodium Acetate Control P-Value
N 39 39  
Mean Age 43.4 (21-86) 39.9 (15-90) 0.24
Sex M/F (% Males) 28/11 (71.8%) 30/9 (76.9%) 0.53
Mean ISS Score 32.6 (4-75) 31.1 (14-50)  
Patients on Vasopressors 17 (43.6%) 12 (30.7%) 0.23
Mean Infusion Time (hours) 38.1 (4-167)   
Median Acetate Load (grams) 31.8 (5.02 - 182.1)   
Type of Trauma    
MVC 15 (38.5%) 27 (69.2%) 0.01
Auto vs peds/cycle 13 (33.3%) 5 (12.8%) 0.05
GSW/Stab 4 (10.3%) 7 (17.9%) 0.26
Other 7 (17.9%) 0 0.01