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Table 1 Clinical characteristics of total patients

From: Clinical impact of body mass index on bactibilia and bacteremia

Characteristics Total (n = 139)
Age (years), Median (Interquartile range) 68 (58–75)
Sex, number (%)  
Male 82 (59%)
Female 57 (41%)
Smoking (%)  
Number of patients 20 (14.4%)
Alcohol (%)  
Number of patients 36 (25.9%)
BMI, Mean ± SD 24 ± 3.4
BMI stage (%)  
Stage 1 (<23) 58 (41.7%)
Stage 2 (23 ≤ BMI < 25) 27 (19.4%)
Stage 3 (25 ≤ BMI) 54 (38.9%)
Cholesterolosis (%) 12 (8.6%)
Duration of hospital stay 21.5 ± 15.8
Mean ± SD (days)  
HTN (%) 60 (43.2%)
DM (%) 23 (16.5%)
  1. BMI: Body mass index; SD: Standard deviation; HTN: Hypertension; DM: Diabetes mellitus.