Skip to main content

Table 2 Multivariate Logistic Regression Analysis for Surgical Airway in the Development Dataset

From: Predictive value of quick surgical airway assessment for trauma (qSAT) score for identifying trauma patients requiring surgical airway in emergency room

Variables Adjusted OR 95% CI P value
Neck injury (AIS of 2 or higher)    
 Yes 10.83 5.28–22.23 <  0.001
 No Reference
Face injury (AIS of 2 or higher)    
 Yes 4.83 3.24–7.21 <  0.001
 No Reference
Cervical spine injury (AIS of 2 or higher)
 Yes 2.63 1.62–4.26 <  0.001
 No Reference
Male sex 1.67 1.01–2.76 0.047
ISS (per 1 point increase) 0.99 0.97–1.00 0.104
RTS (per 1 point increase) 0.96 0.85–1.08 0.483
Age group    
 16–59 y 0.82 0.54–1.23 0.34
  ≥ 60 y Reference
Admission to the tertiary emergency hospitals 0.59 0.35–1.00 0.05
  1. OR Odds ratio, CI Confidence interval, AIS Abbreviated Injury Scale, ISS Injury Severity Score, RTS Revised Trauma Score. The Hosmer-Lemeshow tests were used to assess the goodness of fit of the model (P > 0.05)