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Table 3 Variables associated with ward mortality

From: High red blood cell distribution width as a marker of hospital mortality after ICU discharge: a cohort study

Variable Univariable OR AUC p Multivariable OR p
Age, years 1.07 [1.06–1.09] 0.73 < 0.001 1.03 [1.02–1.05] < 0.001
Cancer 2.1 [1.4–3.1] 0.55 < 0.001   
SAPS3 1.04 [1.03–1.05] 0.78 < 0.001 1.012 [1.004–1.021] < 0.005
Delirium 2.5 [1.6–3.9] 0.54 < 0.001   
Acute renal failure 2.7 [2.0–3.7] 0.60 < 0.001   
Blood transfusion 1.9 [1.3–2.8] 0.54 < 0.005   
Vasoactive drugs 2.2 [1.6–3.1] 0.59 < 0.001   
Mechanical ventilation 1.9 [1.3–2.5] 0.56 < 0.001   
ICU length of stay, days 1.03 [1.02–1.04] 0.62 < 0.001   
Sabadell score 5.1 [4.3–6.0] 0.86 < 0.001 3.8 [3.1–4.6] < 0.001
High RDW 6.3 [3.9–9.9] 0.67 < 0.001 2.8 [1.7–4.6] < 0.001
  1. SAPS3 Simplified Acute Physiologic Score 3, RDW red cell distribution width, ICU intensive care unit, OR odds ratio, AUC area under ROC