|Association with end-of-life hospital referral*|
|OR (95% CI)|
|Cardiovascular problems||8.3 (2.9-24,0)|
|Digestive problems||2.5 (1.4-4.6)|
|Endocrine, metabolic, and nutritional problems||2.5 (1.4-4.5)|
|Receiving professional nursing care||0.2 (0.1-0.5)|
|Information transfer by GP||0.4 (0.2-1.0)|
*Stepwise backward multivariate logistic regression analysis.
The model demonstrated good calibration performance according to the Hosmer-Lemeshow goodness-of-fit test (P = 0.97) and a discriminatory ability of the area under the curve (AUC) of 0.83.
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De Korte-Verhoef et al. BMC Family Practice 2012 13:89 doi:10.1186/1471-2296-13-89