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Table 4 Logistic regression analysis of risk factors of in-hospital mortality among 52 children with P. aeruginosa bacteremia

From: Prognostic role of time to positivity of blood culture in children with Pseudomonas aeruginosa bacteremia

Variables Univariate analysis Multivariate analysis
  OR 95%CI P value OR 95%CI P value
TTP ≤18 h 7.00 1.61–30.48 0.001* 5.88 1.21–21.96 0.035*
Pittsburgh bacteremia scores ≥4 6.00 1.48–24.27 0.012* 4.95 1.26–27.50 0.024*
Hypoalbuminemia 6.23 1.44–26.95 0.014*    
Inappropriate empirical antimicrobial therapy 2.46 0.63–9.65 0.197    
Intensive care unit admission 1.86 0.50–6.85 0.352    
  1. * Indicates statistical significant results, P<0.05