Table 4. Medical complications observed during the clinical course

Complicationn
a Diagnosed by clinical findings and confirmed by electromyography.
b Sleeplessness, agitation, nightmare and depression.
Peripheral neuropathya14
Psychiatric problemsb8
Disseminated intravascular coagulation3
Hypertension3
Catheter infection3
Respiratory failure2
Urinary tract infection2
Cardiopulmonary arrest1