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Table 4 Multivariable associations of airway management methods with success rates and adverse event rates

From: A comparison of emergency airway management between neuromuscular blockades alone and rapid sequence intubation: an analysis of multicenter prospective study

Stratification Successful on 1st attempt Successful in ≤2 attempts Adverse events
Adjusted OR Adjusted OR Adjusted OR
(95% CI) (95% CI) (95% CI)
Indication
 Medical encounters 1.2 (0.7–2.1) 1.4 (0.6–2.9) 1.2 (0.6–2.7)
 Trauma encounters 0.5 (0.1–1.8) 0.5 (0.02–2.8) 0.8 (0.2–5.8)
Intubator characteristics
 Emergency physician 1.3 (0.5–3.1) Not analyseda 1.4 (0.4–6.2)
 Non-emergency physician 1.0 (0.6–1.7) 1.4 (0.6–2.8) 1.1 (0.5–2.5)
  1. NMB neuromuscular blockade, RSI rapid sequence intubation, OR odds ratio, CI confidence interval
  2. aAll intubations successful within 2nd attempt