Adjusted* odds ratios for LacTWreferenced against the lowest quintile. * adjusted for APACHE II, diagnosis, age, gender, ventilation, surgery, admission date, hospital number of measurements. 95% CI, 95% confidence interval; APACHE II, Acute Physiology and Chronic Health Evaluation II; LacTW, time weighted lactate over the first 24 hours.
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