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Table 1 Revised Logistic Regression Model - Development Data

From: The MDS Mortality Risk Index: The evolution of a method for predicting 6-month mortality in nursing home residents

    95% Confidence Limits
Variable Regression Coefficient >Odds Ratio Lower Upper
Intercept -5.523 0.00 0.00 0.01
Sex 0.550 1.73 1.64 1.83
Admission 0.760 2.14 2.02 2.26
Shortness of Breath 0.820 2.27 2.11 2.45
Appeite 0.411 1.51 1.42 1.60
Weight Loss 0.459 1.58 1.48 1.69
Congestive Heart Failure 0.362 1.44 1.36 1.52
Renal failure 0.645 1.91 1.68 2.16
Dehydrated 0.402 1.49 1.33 1.68
Cancer 5.138    
Age 0.026    
Cancer*Age -0.051    
ADL 0.104    
Cognitive Deterioration -0.171    
ADL * Cognitive Deterioration 0.045    
  1. Note: Odds ratios not calculated for variables included in interaction terms.