TableĀ 1

General characteristics of study cadavers

NoAgeSexCause of death
179MCongestive heart failure
267MColorectal cancer
375MPneumonia
495MSepsis due to perforated diverticulum
583MPneumonia and congestive heart failure
657MMesothelioma
777FLung cancer
891FPneumonia
991FBreast cancer
1088FCerebral atherosclerosis
1183FRenal failure and ischaemic stroke
1279FMyocardial infarction
1388FIschaemic stroke