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Table 1 In-hospital characteristics of shock (2000–2011)

From: Erratum to: Shock in the emergency department; a 12 year population based cohort study

    Overall Mortality, n (%)
Specialty/Department n (%) Duration of admission in days (mean) 7-days 90-days
Emergency Department 570 (36.7) 0.3 119 (20.9) 193 (33.9)
General Internal Medicine 160 (10.3) 8.7 50 (31.3) 77 (48.1)
Cardiology 143 (9.2) 5.5 40 (28.0) 64 (44.8)
Gastroenterology 128 (8.2) 8.5 26 (20.3) 43 (33.6)
Geriatriology 111 (7.2) 10.4 23 (20.7) 63 (56.8)
General Surgery 95 (7.2) 9.2 22 (23.2) 45 (47.4)
Orthopedic Surgery 53 (3.4) 14.2 9 (17.0) 19 (35.9)
Pulmonology 52 (3.4) 10.2 14 (26.9) 25 (48.1)
Endocrinology 46 (3.0) 7.1 10 (21.7) 21 (45.7)
Infectious Diseases 48 (3.1) 9.8 12 (25.0) 22 (45.8)
Heart, Pulmonary and vascular Surgery 39 (2.5) 8.5 16 (41.0) 21 (53.9)
Neurology 40 (2.6) 18.8 9 (22.5) 13 (32.5)
Nephrology 16 (1.0) 3.5 7 (43.8) 10 (62.5)
Hematology 9 (0.6) 14.6 1 (11.1) 3 (33.3)
Rheumatology 9 (0.6) 14.4 0 (0.0) 4 (44.4)
Oncology 8 (0.5) 6.8 2 (25.0) 4 (50.0)
Urology 8 (0.5) 9.1 1 (12.5) 4 (50.0)
Otorhinolaryngology 6 (0.4) 5.7 0 (0.0) 0 (0.0)
Neurosurgery 4 (0.3) 15.0 1 (25.0) 2 (50.0)
Plastic Surgery 5 (0.3) 17.2 0 (0.0) 2 (40.0)
Hospice 3 (0.2) 28.0 0 (0.0) 3 (100.0)
Total 1553 (100.0) 6.0 362 (23.3) 638 (41.1)