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Table 2 Effects of the surgical stabilization

From: Lung complications are common in intensive care treated patients with pelvis fractures: a retrospective cohort study

Variable Negative AHF/ARDS status change (n =23) Positive AHF/ARDS status change (n =12) P value
Injury severity score (ISS) 26 ± 11 32 ± 9 0.08
Pulmonary contusion, no. (%) 9 (39) 1 (8) 0.04
Pneumothorax before admission, no. (%) 10 (44) 3 (25) 0.38
Pneumonia, no. (%) 2 (9) 3 (25) 0.70
Time to surgery after injury, d 5 ± 3 10 ± 6 0.03
PEEP pre-operative, cmH2O 9 ± 6 7 ± 2 0.30
PEEP post-operative, cmH2O 8 ± 4 8 ± 1 0.99
Perioperative blood loss, mL 1058 ± 1277 1261 ± 1095 0.68
Perioperative fluid balance, mL 2573 ± 1859 2205 ± 1669 0.70
Perioperative crystalloids, mL 3140 ± 978 3755 ± 1311 0.16
Perioperative colloidsa, mL 818 ± 737 528 ± 643 0.31
Perioperative rbc transfusion rate, units 3 ± 3 2 ± 1 0.51
Fresh frozen plasma transfusion rate, units 2 ± 2 2 ± 2 0.72
  1. Data are mean ± SD unless otherwise specified
  2. aSynthetic colloids and albumin