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Table 3 Determinants of hospital mortality: multivariate analysis

From: Red blood cell transfusion in the resuscitation of septic patients with hematological malignancies

Characteristics Odds ratio (95% CI) p
RBC transfusion at day 1/2 1.52 (1.03–2.26) 0.03
Hemoglobin level at ICU admission 1.0 (0.95–1.06) 0.87
Performance status 3–4 1.97 (1.29–3.02) 0.002
Lactate level at ICU admission 1.01 (0.96–1.05) 0.79
SOFA score at ICU admission 1.14 (1.1–1.21) <0.001
Septic shock 1.30 (0.86–1.96) 0.21
Allogeneic HSCT recipient 2.14 (1.28–3.57) 0.004
Remission 0.53 (0.34–0.84) 0.007
Time between hospital and ICU admissions >1 day 1.69 (1.14–2.51) 0.009
Invasive aspergillosis 1.91 (1.08–3.4) 0.02
  1. All variables entered into the model appear in the table. Hosmer–Lemeshow goodness of fit of the multivariate model was tested on each imputed dataset, with p values ranging from 0.22 to 0.96
  2. CI confidence interval, HSCT hematopoietic stem cell transplantation, ICU intensive care unit, RBC red blood cell, OR odds ratio, SOFA sequential organ failure assessment