Skip to main content

Advertisement

Table 2 Body temperature of ICU admission and 28-day mortality (adapted from[49])

From: Body temperature abnormalities in non-neurological critically ill patients: a review of the literature

Range of body temperature (°C) 28-day mortality (%) Unadjusted odds ratio 95% confidence interval P value
≤35.5 40.4 3.096 1.611–5.947 0.001
35.6–36.5 34.4 2.032 1.009–4.088 0.047
36.6–37.5 20.5 1 Reference  
37.6–38.5 18.1 0.853 0.461–1.577 0.621
38.6–39.5 15.8 0.726 0.377–1.395 0.404
≥39.6 17.2 0.803 0.363–1.778 0.693