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Table 4 Multivariate analysis of factors associated with definitive anticancer drug cessation after ICU discharge in survivors

From: Outcomes in elderly patients admitted to the intensive care unit with solid tumors

  OR 95% CI p value
Primary tumor site
 Genitourinary 1   
 Gastrointestinal 8.70 1.61–47.15 0.01
 Lung 6.92 1.28–37.38 0.02
 Breast 1.41 0.10–20.17 0.80
 Other 5.50 0.71–42.68 0.10
Performance status
 0 or 1 1   
 2 2.26 0.82–7.60 0.14
 3 or 4 14.96 2.71–78.68 0.001
Reason for ICU admission
 Not related to cancer 1   
 Related to anticancer drugs 1.10 0.76–6.69 0.87
 Related to cancer progression 4.19 1.03–17.14 0.04
Other
 LAT in ICU 191,146,845.57 0–Inf 0.99
 Dialysis 3.19 0.67–15.28 0.14
 High blood bilirubin level 1.00 0.99–1.02 0.48
  1. CI confidence interval, OR odds ratio, LAT limitation of active therapies