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Table 2 Impact of HIV infection on length of stay and total cost of admission for patients with severe sepsis

From: Impact of HIV/AIDS on care and outcomes of severe sepsis

Outcome Impact of HIV/AIDS P value Adjusted impact of HIV/AIDS P value
Length of stay (days) -0.8 0.0669 -0.9a 0.0516
Hospitalization cost ($) -6,155 <0.0001 -2,706b <0.0001
  1. aAdjusted for mortality, intensive care unit (ICU) admission, age, gender, comorbidities, race, infection site, payer, failing organ systems, presence of opportunistic infection, and hospital teaching status (adjusted R2 = 0.11). bAdjusted for mortality, ICU admission, length of stay, age, gender, comorbidities, race, infection site, payer, failing organ systems, presence of opportunistic infection, and hospital teaching status (adjusted R2 = 0.64).