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Table 3 The logistic and the Fine and Gray multivariate regression models including eight variables selected on the basis of univariate analyses

From: Evaluating mortality in intensive care units: contribution of competing risks analyses

Variable Logistic model Fine and Gray model
  Mortality Mortality Discharged alive
  Odds ratio (95% CI) P value SHR (95% CI) P value SHR (95% CI) P value
Autologous stem cell transplantation 3.51 (1.37–9.02) 0.009 1.77 (1.00–3.14) 0.049 0.46 (0.23–0.95) 0.035
Clinically documented lung disease 2.01 (0.79–5.14) 0.143 2.09 (1.05–4.15) 0.036 0.71 (0.47–1.08) 0.110
Absence of congestive heart failure 0.12 (0.03–0.57) 0.008 0.22 (0.07–0.64) 0.006 2.20 (1.42–3.42) <0.001
Neurological impairment 2.63 (1.19–5.81) 0.017 1.84 (1.16–2.91) 0.009 0.44 (0.27–0.71) <0.001
Neutropenia 1.15 (0.53–2.51) 0.721 1.22 (0.73–2.91) 0.450 0.81 (0.50–1.31) 0.390
Logistic organ dysfunction 1.11 (0.97–1.27) 0.133 1.10 (1.00–1.20) 0.040 0.92 (0.85–1.01) 0.065
Unknown diagnosis 1.82 (0.85–3.89) 0.122 1.20 (0.72–2.00) 0.480 0.71 (0.40–1.27) 0.250
Acute respiratory distress syndrome 3.26 (1.42–7.49) 0.005 1.85 (1.21–2.85) 0.005 0.33 (0.19–0.58) <0.001
  1. CI, confidence interval; SHR, sub-hazard ratio.
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