Skip to main content

Table 3 Patient outcomes

From: Acute Toxic Effects of the New Psychoactive Substance “Voodoo” among Patients presented to the Poison Control Center of Ain Shams University Hospitals (PCC-ASUH), Egypt, during 2017

Outcome Number (71) Frequency (%)
Observation and discharge 23 32.4
Ward admission 11 15.5
ICU admission 37 52.1
Endotracheal intubation 9 12.6
Mechanical ventilation 7 9.8
Duration of hospital stay   
<6 hours 23 32.4
1–2 days 38 53.5
>2 days 10 14.1
Recovery 69 97.2
Death 2 2.8
  1. ICU: intensive care unit