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Table 3 Step-wise logistic regression analysis of patients’ characteristics on day 1 to predict sepsis-induced immunosuppression on day 3 as expressed by tumour necrosis factor-α production less than 250 pg/ml after stimulation of peripheral blood mononuclear cells with lipopolysaccharide

From: Decreased cytokine production by mononuclear cells after severe gram-negative infections: early clinical signs and association with final outcome

  OR 95% CI p Value
Male sex a   0.099
Acute coagulopathy a   0.057
Cardiovascular failure 12.27 1.48–101.66 0.020
  1. aThese two variables were excluded from the first step of the analysis as being non-significant in the equation