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Table 1 Patient demographics

From: FabAV antivenin use after copperhead snakebite: clinically indicated or knee-jerk reaction?

  Total (318) FabAV (44) No FabAV (274) p
Age – years (mean ± SD) 37.4 ± 19.6 39.4 ± 18.3 37.2 ± 18.3 NS
Sex – % male 59.40 % 68 % 58 % NS
Interhospital transfer 123 (38.7 %) 26 (59.1 %) 97 (35.4)% <0.01
Hospital admission 80 (25.1 %) 33 (75 %) 47 (17.2 %) <0.0001
Hospital LOS 2.86 ± 1.13 2.84 ± 1.06 2.87 ± 1.17 NS
ICU admission 28 (35 %) 13 (39.4 %) 15 (31.2 %) NS