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Table 3 Characteristics of patients with mortality

From: Nosocomial and ventilator-associated pneumonia in a community hospital intensive care unit: a retrospective review and analysis

Characteristics Number of death (percent of total)
Renal failure requiring dialysis 3 (7%)
Received Drotrecogin alfa 2 (4.6%)
Presentation of septic shock 10 (23%)
Postoperative bleeding requiring surgical intervention 1 (2%)
Postoperative Myocardial infarction 3 (9%)