Table 4

Multivariate regression analysis for predictors of mortality.

Variable

Simple OR

p

Adjusted* OR (95% CI)

p*


Age

1.15

0.015

Renal insufficiency

18.57

0.023

Congestive heart disease

8.15

0.007

9.86 (1.48 - 65.55)

0.018

RCRI

≤ 2

1

>2

8.50

0.049

SAPS II

1.09

0.001

APACHE II

1.51

0.001

1.40 (1.11 - 1.76)

0.005


a Logistic regression analysis with stepwise forward method was used with an entry criterion of p < 0.05 and a removal criterion of p > 0.1.

SAPS, Simplified Acute Physiology Score; APACHE II, Acute Physiology and Chronic health Evaluation.

*Adjusted to age, renal insufficiency, congestive heart disease, RCRI, SAPS II and APACHE II.

Abelha et al. BMC Cardiovascular Disorders 2010 10:15   doi:10.1186/1471-2261-10-15

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