TABLE 1

Non-RT and RT Patient Demographics

VariableNon-RT, N = 345RT, N = 105P
Age, mo.74
 Mean (SD)90.7 (97.66)94.3 (92.09)
 Median5972
 Min–max0–7610–423
Wt, kg.81
 Mean (SD)28.7 (26.19)29.4 (25.02)
 Median17.819.2
 Min-max2.5–113.92.2–98.3
PRISM III score.71
 Mean (SD)2.56 (3.89)2.4 (3.64)
 Median00
 Min-max0–200–26
PIM2 ROM score.83
 Mean (SD)1.51 (2.50)1.58 (3.60)
 Median0.870.84
 Min-max0.16–22.960.11–35.1
Baseline POPC, n (%)
 1: good140 (40.6%)55 (52.4%)
 2: mild70 (20.3%)23 (21.9%)
 3: moderate73 (21.2%)14 (13.3%)
 4: severe61 (17.7%)13 (12.4%)
 5: coma1 (0.3%)0
 6: brain death00
Median (IQR)2 (1–3)1 (1–3).01
  • P values from independent samples Student’s t tests except for baseline POPC comparison which employed the Mann–Whitney U test. Min-max, minimum-maximum; —, not applicable.