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Table 1 Table of events: usual care and intervention arms

From: Supplemental parenteral nutrition in critically ill patients: a study protocol for a phase II randomised controlled trial

Study day Baseline 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 21 28 ICU D/C Ward Hospital D/C 90 days post D/C 180 days post D/C
Incl. and excl. criteria X                      
Consent X                      
Randomisation X                      
Demographics X                      
Apache II score X                      
Apache III diagnosis X                      
Daily dataa (ICU) X X X X X X X X X X X X X X X X X      
LFTs, WBC X x x x x x x X x x x x x x X X X      
Use of new antibiotics X X X X X X X X X X X X X X X X X      
SOFA score X X X X     X        X X X      
TG X    X     X        X        
CRP X        X        X   X      
Dur MV                   X     
LOS ICU                   X     
LOS hospital                     X   
Survival status                   X   X X X
Mid-upper arm muscle circumference X          Measured once patient is ready for ICU D/C    X   
Hand grip           Measured once patient is ready for ICU D/C    X   
6-minute walk test                     X   
QOL                     X X X
  1. X denotes must be collected on specified day
  2. x denotes collect only if measured, no need to specially collect
  3. Abbreviations used in table: CRP C-reactive protein, EN enteral nutrition, ICU intensive care unit, LOS length of stay, MV mechanical ventilation, PN parenteral nutrition, QOL quality of life, SOFA Sequential Organ Failure Assessment, TG triglycerides
  4. aDaily data: The following variables will be collected daily: target energy and protein requirements, received energy and protein amounts, received EN and PN volumes, AM BGL levels, units of insulin delivered, gastric residual volumes, documented episodes of vomiting, documented episode of abdominal distension, documented episode of witnessed aspiration