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Table 6 Significant regression coefficients from linear regression* models with changes in SF-36 dimensions as dependent variables

From: Outcome and quality of life in patients with postoperative delirium during an ICU stay following major surgery

Changes in SF-36 dimension: β P
Physical functioning:   
   Delirium 17.402 0.007
General health perception:   
   Total RCRI >2 17.702 0.030
   Cerebrovascular disease −11.348 0.049
Vitality:   
   Delirium 8.221 0.015
   Female gender −5.488 0.005
   Anesthesia locoregional −7.910 0.007
   Cerebrovascular disease −9.389 0.015
   Total RCRI >2 12.687 0.020
Social function:   
   Delirium 16.805 0.005
   Hypertension 14.610 0.004
   Fresh frozen plasma −29.931 0.028
   Platelets −81.884 0.024
Mental health:   
   Troponin at SICU admission 44.593 0.005
  1. *Adjusted for age, gender, American Society of Anesthesiologists (ASA) physical status, body mass index (BMI), duration of anesthesia, type of anesthesia, locoregional anesthesia, emergency surgery, temperature at surgical intensive care unit (SICU) admission, troponin I at SICU admission, hypertension, hyperlipidemia, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), high-risk surgery, ischemic heart disease, congestive heart disease, cerebrovascular disease, renal insufficiency, insulin therapy for diabetes, total Revised Cardiac Risk Index (RCRI), crystalloids, colloids, erythrocytes, fresh frozen plasma, platelets, and Acute Physiology and Chronic Health Evaluation II (APACHE II) scores.