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Table 1 Baseline characteristics.

From: A 3 months follow-up of functional dependency, muscle strength, balance and endurance in long-stay icu patients; association with rehabilitation programmes

  All (N = 80) Non-rehab (N = 36) Rehab (N = 39) p-value
Age (years) 65[56-73] 65[57-73] 65[56-72] 0.89
APACHE II score 22[16-30] 21[15-24] 29[24-33] 0.001
Admission type     
-elective(%) 16 17 15 0.88
-non-elective(%) 84 83 85  
Ventilator days 4[3-9] 4[2-6] 5[3-10] 0.044
LOS ICU (days) 23[15-35] 20[13-37] 27[19-34] 0.33
Data are presented as median [IQR]. APACHE Acute physiology and chronic health evaluation, LOS Length of stay, Rehab Rehabilitation programme. P value between subgroups (rehab versus non-rehab)