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Table 2 Variables associated with enteral nutrition initiation

From: Enteral nutrition feeding in Chinese intensive care units: a cross-sectional study involving 116 hospitals

  HR 2.5% 97.5% p value
Source of admission (emergency room as reference) Surgery 1.087 0.878 1.346 0.443
Internal medicine 1.166 0.935 1.455 0.174
Other ward 1.125 0.701 1.805 0.626
Other hospital 1.164 0.896 1.511 0.255
Age 1.002 0.997 1.007 0.371
APACHE II score 1.007 0.989 1.024 0.459
SOFA score 1.007 0.979 1.035 0.651
Sex (female as reference) 1.087 0.910 1.299 0.356
AGI (AGI 1 as reference) AGI 2–3 0.460 0.353 0.599 < 0.001
AGI 4 0.056 0.008 0.398 0.004
GCS score 0.945 0.921 0.969 < 0.001
  1. AGI acute gastrointestinal injury, APACHE II Acute Physiology and Chronic Health Evaluation II, GCS Glasgow Coma Score, HR hazard ratio, SOFA Sequential Organ Failure Assessment