Table 2

Results of multivariate analysis
Variable Odds Ratio 95% CI p-value
Age ≥ 18 years old 1.54 1.02-2.33 0.039
Male sex 1.13 0.79-1.62 0.505
Residence in Georgetown 1.12 0.67-1.90 0.660
Shift of presentation
  4PM-12AM 2.29 1.54-3.40 <0.001
  12AM-8AM 1.31 0.71-2.39 0.389
Time from ED arrival to triage 1.00 0.99-1.00 0.431
Triage score
  Urgent 1.70 0.66-4.25 0.273
  Non-urgent 2.76 0.98-7.76 0.054
Non-traumatic complaint 2.39 1.43-4.02 0.001
Non-EMS presentation 1.49 0.46-4.81 0.508
Not transferred 1.94 0.68-5.54 0.218

Parekh et al.

Parekh et al. BMC Emergency Medicine 2013 13:10   doi:10.1186/1471-227X-13-10

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