Table 3

Predictors of ICU mortality
Variables Coefficients SE OR (95% CI) p value
Fungal HAI (yes/no) 0.77 0.18 2.16 (1.51-3.08) <0.001
Service (surgical) 0.58 0.14 1.78 (1.37-2.31) <0.001
Digestive system(yes/no) 0.56 0.16 1.76 (1.29-2.39) <0.001
Sepsis(yes/no) 0.71 0.29 2.03 (1.15-3.58) 0.014
Neoplasms (yes/no) 0.60 0.15 1.83 (1.35-2.48) <0.001
Mechanical ventilator (yes/no) 0.32 0.14 1.37 (1.05-1.81) 0.022

Results of multivariable analysis.

ICU, intensive care unit; SE, Standard error; OR, Odds ratio; CI, Confidence interval; HAI, healthcare-associated infection.

Yang et al.

Yang et al. BMC Infectious Diseases 2013 13:10   doi:10.1186/1471-2334-13-10

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