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Table 2 Multivariate analysis of risk factors for mortality in the study cohort

From: Clinical and epidemiological characteristics of KPC-producing Klebsiella pneumoniae from bloodstream infections in a tertiary referral center in Italy

Variable Adjusted OR (95% CI) p
All patients (n = 112)
 Apache score II ≥15 12.260 (3.653–41.146) < 0.001
 Septic shock 6.542 (2.209–19.374) 0.001
 Immunosoppressive therapy 4.363 (1.201–15.858) 0.025
 Antibiotic treatment with < 2 active drugs 5.063 (1.382–18.546) 0.014
Adequate therapy (n = 84)
 APACHE II score ≥ 15 30.241 (4.163–219.700) 0.001
 Septic shock 6.043 (1.096–33.303) 0.039
 Hospitalization in internal medicine wards 7.299 (1.174–45.376) 0.033