Additional file 2.
Characteristics of SARS patients in Hong Kong, Beijing and Taiwan (pooled data). The associated case-fatality ratios and adjusted odds ratios (95% confidence intervals) are also reported. CFR, case fatality ratio; AOR, adjusted odds ratio; CI, confidence interval. * Data on final outcome were not available for 12 patients in Taiwan and were excluded for analysis. Patients with unknown age, pre-existing comorbid conditions or admission date were excluded from multivariable logistic regression models. † Adjusted for sex, age, health care worker status, preexisting comorbid conditions, nosocomial infection and region. ‡ Based on the WHO World Standard Population distribution .
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Lau et al. BMC Infectious Diseases 2010 10:50 doi:10.1186/1471-2334-10-50