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Table 3 Correlation between potential biomarkers of mortality (n = 48)

From: A prospective pilot study using metabolomics discloses specific fatty acid, catecholamine and tryptophan metabolic pathways as possible predictors for a negative outcome after severe trauma

  APACHE II ISS CORTISOL MYRISTIC ACID
APACHE II    
ISS 0,488*   
CORTISOL 0,245 −0,172  
MYRISTIC ACID 0,215 −0,067 0,292*
  1. Values shown are Spearman correlation coefficients with * p < 0,05
  2. APACHE II Acute Physiology and Chronic Health Evaluation, ISS Injury Severity Score