Table 2

Correlations between leptin levels and clinical indices at day 1 of severe sepsis
All patients (n = 104) DAA(n = 26) No DAA(n = 78)
r p-value r p-value r p-value
Age 0.25 0.01 0.34 0.09 0.26 0.02
Body temperature 0.27 0.007 0.57 0.005 0.28 0.02
Body mass index (BMI) 0.40 0.01 0.49 0.4 0.41 0.01
APACHE II score 0.28 0.03 0.34 0.15 0.32 0.04
Adiponectin −0.28 0.04 −0.26 0.19 −0.33 0.003
White blood cell count 0.19 0.06 −0.14 0.52 0.20 0.08
CRP −0.06 0.57 0.15 0.49 −0.09 0.46
Interleukin 6 −0.09 0.37 0.53 0.009 −0.02 0.88
Hemoglobin 0.19 0.06 0.44 0.03 0.12 0.28
Hematocrit 0.20 0.04 0.46 0.02 0.15 0.20
Platelets 0.21 0.03 0.16 0.4 0.15 0.18
Creatinine 0.22 0.03 0.12 0.6 0.32 0.005
Antithrombin III 0.31 0.03 0.6 0.02 0.35 0.04

Behnes et al.

Behnes et al. BMC Infectious Diseases 2012 12:217   doi:10.1186/1471-2334-12-217

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