Table 1

Relationships between NGAL, creatinine and CRP in patients with and without sepsis

Correlation


Sepsis (n = 22)

No sepsis (n = 83)


Variable

Serum Cr

CRP

Serum Cr

CRP


Urinary NGAL

0.345

0.302

0.391

0.057

(P = 0.116)

(P = 0.173)

(P < 0.001)

(P = 0.61)

Urinary NGAL corrected for urinary creatinine

0.311

0.235

0.514

0.070

(P = 0.171)

(P = 0.305)

(P < 0.001)

(P = 0.532)

Serum NGAL

0.244

0.411

0.661

-0.034

(P = 0.274)

(P = 0.057)

(P < 0.001)

(P = 0.763)


Glassford et al. Critical Care 2011 15(Suppl 3):P9   doi:10.1186/cc10378