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Table 3 Multivariate analysis to examine the independent association of boarding time with the outcome

From: The association of duration of boarding in the emergency room and the outcome of patients admitted to the intensive care unit

Outcome Group I Group II Group III
   OR (95% CI) P value OR (95% CI) P value
ICU mortality Ref 1.62 (0.86, 3.10) 0.13 1.90 (1.02, 3.54) 0.04
Hospital mortality Ref 1.54 (0.90, 2.70) 0.12 2.09 (1.22, 3.60) 0.007
   Estimate   Estimate  
ICU LOS Ref 1.15 (−0.76, 3.11) 0.24 0.84 (−1.09, 2.77) 0.39
Hospital LOS Ref −2.50 (−40.43, 35.42) 0.87 −11.76 (−48.67, 25.15) 0.46
Total LOS (ICU + ER) Ref 1.68 (−0.34, 3.83) 0.12 4.18 (2.04, 6.21) <0.0001
  1. Adjusted variables: age, sex, APACHE, Mechanical ventilation, Creatinine, Platelets, INR, OR Odds ratio