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Table 4 Odds ratios for risk of poor outcome (death or neurological sequelae at discharge) inpatients with neurological infectious diseases

From: An integrated model of care for neurological infections: the first six years of referrals to a specialist service at a university teaching hospital in Northwest England

Individual variables OR 95 % CI p value
 Altered sensorium 4.66 2.02 – 11.1 < 0.001
 Viral meningitis 0.08 0.009 – 0.35 < 0.001
 Age 1.04 1.02 – 1.06 < 0.001
 Length of stay 1.03 1.01 – 1.05 < 0.001
Multivariate analysis AOR 95 % CI p> value
 Altered sensorium 3.04 1.28 – 7.22 0.01
 Viral meningitis 0 NA < 0.001
 Age 1.02 0.99 – 1.05 0.14
 Length of admission 1.01 1 – 1.03 0.08
  1. OR, odds ratio, AOR, adjusted odds ratio