Table 3– Association of biomarkers with sex and comorbidities
p-value
MR-proANPPCT
Sex0.8900.037
Coexisting illness
 Cardiac<0.0010.276
 Pulmonary0.0140.960
 Renal<0.0010.003
 Haematological/oncological0.0540.627
  • MR-proANP: midregional pro-atrial natriuretic peptide; PCT: procalcitonin. Bold indicates statistically significant p-values.