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Table 4 Independent predictors of severe dyspnoea (≥5 points) at hospital discharge by logistic regression model

From: Degree of dyspnoea at admission and discharge in patients with heart failure and respiratory diseases

Variable OR (95% CI) P
Age 1.1 (1.02-1-2) 0.004
Female Sex 2.2 (1.2-2.3) 0.005
Depression 3.9 (2.1-7.2) 0.001
Non admitted in an intensive care unit 3 (1.1–8.3) 0.05
Respiratory Disease 1.2 (1.1-1.4) 0.001
  1. N=258; CI Confidence Interval, OR Odds Ratio
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