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Table 3 Comorbidities and factors associated with death at hospital - Univariate logistic analysis

From: Comorbidities and factors associated with central nervous system infections and death in non-perinatal listeriosis: a clinical case series

  Death (n = 14) Alive (n = 50)   
  N % N % OR 95 % CI
CNS infection 6 42.3 23 46.0 0.88 0.27-2.91
Monotherapy (n = 57) 7 77.8 27 56.3 2.72 0.51-14.49
Male 9 64.3 25 50.0 1.80 0.53-6.13
Saint Luc hospital 12 86.0 40 80.0 1.50 0.29-7.81
Diabetes mellitus 2 14.3 6 12.0 1.22 0.22-6.85
Immunosuppressive therapy 8 57.1 26 52.0 1.23 0.37-1.07
Cancer 7 50.0 15 30.0 2.33 0.70-7.82
Alcoholism 0 0.0 3 6.0 / /
Renal disease 7 50.0 10 20.0 4.00 1.14-14.48**
HIV infection 1 7.1 5 10.0 0.69 0.07-6.46
Transplantation 5 35.7 7 14.0 3.41 0.88-13.22
Severe cardiovascular disease 8 57.1 11 22.0 4.73 1.35-16.54**
Hepatic disease 5 35.7 6 12.0 4.07 1.02-16.30**
Auto-immune disease 0 0.0 5 10.0 / /
Immunocompromised status 11 78.6 30 60.0 2.44 0.61-9.88
  Mean SD Mean SD OR 95 % CI
Age in years at admission 67.9 9.9 56.8 20.5 1.04 0.98-1.09
BMI (n = 33) 25.4 3.0 24.0 5.8 1.05 0.90-1.23
Systole at admission (mmHg) (n = 55) 116.7 20.6 127.5 32.8 0.99 0.97-1.01
Diastole at admission (mmHg) 68.7 10.5 73.3 17.5 0.98 0.94-1.03
% neutrophil in blood at admission (n = 41) 69.7 30.8 75.1 18.9 0.99 0.96-1.02
% lymphocytes in blood at admission (n = 37) 11.7 9.5 15.2 13.7 0.97 0.89-1.06
CRP mg/dl at admission (n = 47) 55.1 110.5 28.1 32.3 1.01 0.96-1.02
Creatinine in blood at admission mg/L (n = 60) 7.1 15.5 3.0 3.6 1.06 0.97-1.16
Blood platelets at admission/L (103) (n = 56) 170.7 86.3 248.9 314.5 0.98 0.99-1.01
% neutrophil in CSF (n = 20) 83.8 11.5 67.4 23.8 1.06 0.94-1.19
  Median Range Median Range OR 95 % CI
Admission year 2004 1984-2013 2003 1978-2014 1.01 0.95-1.07
  1. **p-value < 0.05