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Table 1 Baseline participant data

From: Observational study of the effects of age, diabetes mellitus, cirrhosis and chronic kidney disease on sublingual microvascular flow

  Age <25 years Age >55 years Diabetes mellitus Cirrhosis Chronic kidney disease
Male 10 (50%) 9 (45%) 10 (50%) 12 (67%) 14 (70)
Age (years) 24 (23–25) 61 (60–65) 64 (62–72) 60 (57–66) 71 (64–74)
Body mass index (kg/m2) 21.9 (20.9–24.9) 24.7 (23.0–29.0) 29.4 (24.8–32.9) 24.8 (23.7–26.9) 28.0 (24.6–33.3)
Sublingual temperature (°C) 36.5 (36.3–37.0) 36.4 (36.0–36.7) 36.2 (36.0–36.5) 36.6 (36.2–37.2) 36.5 (36.5–36.8)
Mean arterial pressure (mmHg) 93 (91–96) 100 (93–109) 92 (88–102) 98 (89–106) 98 (89–106)
Heart rate (bpm) 72 (63–82) 75 (65–83) 72 (62–86) 74 (64–92) 70 (65–80)
  1. Data presented as n (%) or median (IQR). n = 20 for all groups except cirrhosis where n = 18.