Cause of death N Mean Median Min Max
Asphyxiation 11 15.8 13 6.1 29.3
Bleeding 2 89.4 89.4 33.1 146
Blunt force trauma 14 68 10.4 3.4 684
Brain hemorrhage 6 47.7 10.1 3.8 232
Drowning 7 121 11.8 2.6 646
Fire 9 13 4.1 2.5 47.3
Gun or knife trauma 14 14.2 14.4 2.4 37.2
Heart 45 46.1 29.8 1.3 387
Infection 6 449 243 46.6 1118
Ketoacidosis 14 208 152 13.2 770
Miscellaneous 26 145 48.4 3.3 1382
Poisoning 85 122 14.4 0.4 3730
Table 1: Urinary cortisol values for the postmortem subgroups. The values are given as μmol/mol creatinine.