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Table 3 Variables associated with proportion of EN on the study day

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

  Coefficient 2.5% 97.5% p value
Age – 0.002 − 0.003 − 0.001 0.039
APACHE II score 0.004 − 0.001 0.009 0.114
SOFA score − 0.002 − 0.008 − 0.001 0.024
Sex (female as reference) − 0.144 − 0.203 − 0.085 0.000
Source of admission (emergency room as reference) Internal medicine 0.036 − 0.101 0.173 0.610
Other hospital 0.040 − 0.036 0.116 0.307
Surgery 0.023 − 0.041 0.088 0.478
Ward − 0.026 − 0.094 0.043 0.464
EN start time (1-day increase) − 0.006 − 0.006 − 0.012 0.001
AGI (AGI 1 as reference) AGI 2–3 − 0.206 − 0.273 − 0.139 0.000
AGI 4 − 0.370 − 1.234 0.495 0.401
  1. AGI acute gastrointestinal injury, APACHE II Acute Physiology and Chronic Health Evaluation II, EN enteral nutrition, SOFA Sequential Organ Failure Assessment