Table 1

Patient characteristics

Patient numberAgeSex M/FAdmission core temperature (°C)Pulse beats/ minBlood pressure mm HgGlasgow Coma ScoreAdmission ECG24 hour ECGOutcomeAdmission lengthAssociated diseases*
ECG, electrocardiogram; AF, atrial fibrillation; LBBB, left bundle branch block. *As determined clinically, includes precipitating causes.
145M32.462130/807J wavesSinus rhythmSurvived1 dayChlordiazepoxide overdose
270M32.856130/5015Slow AFAFSurvived22 daysEpileptic seizure
385F30.870140/5013AFSinus rhythmDied4 daysPneumonia
484M31.360110/6015AF/LBBBDied<1 dayPneumonia
569F32.280140/907J wavesSinus rhythmSurvived7 daysDiazepam overdose
673F34.970170/807Sinus rhythmSinus rhythmSurvived8 daysUrinary tract infection
784M29.050110/507Slow AFAFDied7 daysPneumonia
885F28.4120100/707AFDied<1 dayMyocardial infarction