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Table 3 Multivariate analysis

From: Chloride administration in the intensive care unit, an independent predictor of mortality

  Hospital mortality
  24 Hour 48 Hour 72 Hour
  Odd ratio Confidence interval P value Odd ratio Confidence interval P value Odd ratio Confidence interval P value
Variable          
APACHE 4 predicted mortality 14.352 8.84-23.31 0.000 14.6 8.88-24.31 0.000 11.74 7.51-18.35 0.000
Age 1.023 1.010-1.035 0.000 1.022 1.009-1.035 0.001 1.026 1.014-0.782 0.000
Total fluid administration 0.635 0.443-0.908 0.013 0.654 0.486-0.881 0.005 0.613 0.480-0.782 0.000
Chloride loading 1.004 1.001-1.007 0.013 1.004 1.001-1.006 0.003 1.005 1.003-1.007 0.000
pH 0.072 0.009-0.579 0.013 0.018 0.002-0.167 0.000 0.006 0.001-0.047 0.000
Chloride 1.004 0.977-1.032 0.763 1.020 0.990-1.051 0.188 1.003 0.998-1.052 0.071