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Table 1 The study population characteristics

From: Predictors of cardiopulmonary arrest outcome in a comprehensive cancer center intensive care unit

Characteristic Number
Patients suffered CPA 104
Mean age (years ± SD) 49.7 ± 15.3
Gender:  
Men 65
Women 39
APACHE II (score ± SD) 23.7 ± 8.0
Patients on MV at the time of CPA 86 (82.7%)
Patients on vasopressors at the time of CPA 77 (74.0%)
Patients on HD at the time of CPA 15 (14.4%)
Malignancies:  
Solid tumors 57 (54.8%)
Hematologic malignancies 47 (45.2%)
  1. APACHE II: Acute Physiology and Chronic Health Evaluation II; CPA: cardiopulmonary arrest; HD: hemodialysis; MV: mechanical ventilation; SD: standard deviation.