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Table 3 Determinants of the costs associated with patients with pneumococcal community-acquired pneumonia and admitted in intensive care unit, overall and among the one-year survivors

From: Burden of pneumococcal pneumonia requiring ICU admission in France: 1-year prognosis, resources use, and costs

  All patients (n = 1665)   Multivariable model One-year survivors (n = 1127) Multivariable model
N (%) Beta 95% confidence interval   p Value % of cost increase N (%) Beta 95% confidence interval p Value % of cost increase
Intercept    9.97 9.80- 10.14  < 0.0001         
Age (years)        < 0.01         
 0–54 394 (24) Ref 322 (29) Ref
 55–64 409 (25) − 0.02 − 0.12 0.08 0.7299   290 (26) 0.00 − 0.09 0.10 0.9291  
 65–75 424 (25) 0.01 − 0.09 0.11 0.7966   277 (25) 0.00 − 0.11 0.10 0.9265  
 > 76 438 (26) − 0.19 − 0.30 − 0.09 0.0002 − 17 238 (21) − 0.15 − 0.25 − 0.04 0.0075 − 14
Sex (ref: women) 1108 (67) 0.10 (0.03- 0.17) 0.0066 11 730 (65) 0.07 0.00 0.15 0.0559 7
SAPSII initial stay               < 0.0001  
 0–34 872 (52) Ref.     Ref
 35–46 352 (21) 0.20 0.11 0.29 0.0000     0.27 0.18 0.35  < 0.0001 30
 47–60 254 (15) 0.07 − 0.03 0.17 0.1593     0.27 0.16 0.38  < 0.0001 31
 > 61 187 (11) − 0.21 − 0.33 − 0.10 0.0003     0.42 0.27 0.57  < 0.0001 52
Comorbidities
Cardiac failure 518 (31) 0.14 0.06 0.22 0.0004 15 297 (26) 0.10 0.02 0.19 0.0189 11
Chronic respiratory diseases 861 (52) 0.11 0.04 0.18 0.0023 12 594 (53) 0.10 0.03 0.18 0.0062 11
  1. SAPS: Simplified Acute Physiological Score
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