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Table 2 Multivariable predictive model for poor neurological outcomes at the time of hospital discharge

From: Adverse events associated with poor neurological outcome during targeted temperature management and advanced critical care after out-of-hospital cardiac arrest

Variables OR (95 % CI) p
Continuous renal replacement therapya 5.66 (1.85–21.97) 0.005
Non-shockable initial rhythmb 2.97 (1.72–5.16) 0.009
Non-cardiac cause of arrestc 2.73 (1.47–5.17) 0.002
Previously unhealthyd 2.07 (1.20–3.60) 0.001
Time from arrest to ROSCe 1.06 (1.04–1.08) <.001
Agef 1.03 (1.01–1.05) 0.001
Initial Glasgow coma scale ≥5g 0.29 (0.14–0.58) 0.001
Initial presence of pupillary light reflexh 0.28 (0.17–0.46) <.001
Coronary angiographyi 0.13 (0.14–0.58) <.001
  1. OR odds ratio, 95 % CI 95 % confidence interval, ROSC return of spontaneous circulation
  2. aNo continuous renal replacement therapy as reference
  3. bVF/pulseless VT as reference
  4. cCardiac cause of arrest as reference
  5. dAbsence of the listed diseases as reference
  6. eBy minute
  7. fBy year
  8. g < 5 as reference
  9. hAbsence of pupillary light reflex as reference
  10. iNo coronary angiography as reference