Table 3

Adrenal insufficiency and mortality according to diagnostic category in 33 children

Diagnostic categorynIncidenceMortality
Adrenal insufficiencyAdequate adrenal funcitonAdrenal insufficiency Adequate adrenal function
Gram negative septicaemia1810/188/182/101/8
Gram positive septicaemia73/74/72/32/4
Culture negative septic shock84/84/82/42/4