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Table 2 Medical severity at admission

From: Outcomes of an inpatient medical nutritional rehabilitation protocol in children and adolescents with eating disorders

  N Percent Mean SD Min Max
MBMI <75% 215 20.0     
Heart Rate (HR), lying, beats per minute 215   61 17 32 112
Percentage bradycardia (HR <50 beats per minute) 75 34.9     
Percentage Orthostasis by Heart rate (increase of >20 beats per minute when standing) 95 52.6     
Systolic Blood Pressure, lying, mm Hg 215   101 12 65 137
Systolic Blood Pressure <90, mm Hg 32 14.9     
Percentage Orthostasis by Blood Pressure (drop in SBP by >10 mm Hg when standing) 22 12.1     
Temperature, Celsius 205   36.8 0.3 36.1 38.6
Percentage Hypothermia (temp <36.3 C) 205 2.3     
EKG QTc Interval, ms 189   409.6 26.3 337 485
Percentage QTc Prolongation >440 ms 189 8.4     
Potassium, mmol/L 215   4.2 0.9 2.7 12.6
Percentage hypokalemia <3.2 mmol/L 4 1.9     
Phosphorus, mg/dL 215   4.2 0.7 1.7 6.6
Percentage hypophosphatemia <3.0 mg/dL 9 4.2     
Magnesium, mg/dL 214   2.1 0.4 1.5 6.0
Percentage hypomagnesemia <1.5 mg/dL 0 0     
ALT, U/L 169   36 31 6 297
Percentage high ALT >44 U/L 29 17.1