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Table 4 Mortality rates based on APACHE II scores

From: Costs and risk factors for ventilator-associated pneumonia in a Turkish University Hospital's Intensive Care Unit: A case-control study

    Bivariate analysis Multivariate analysis
  Death Discharged OR (95% CI) P-value OR (95% CI) P-value
VAP Group 26 (70.3) 11 (29.7) 4.4 (1.8–10.6) 0.002 -- NS
Control Group 21 (35.0) 39 (65.0) --   -- NS
APACHE II       
< 10 3 (13.0) 20 (87.0) -- <0.0001 --  
11–20 15 (40.5) 22 (59.5) 4.5 (1.1–18.0)   4.5 (1.1–18.0) 0.032
> 20 29 (78.4) 8 (21.6) 24.1 (5.7–102.3)   24.1 (5.7–102.3) <0.0001
Total 47 (48.5) 50 (51.5)