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Table 2 Main results in the control group (conventional treatment) and in the intervention group (duration of antibiotic treatment based on IDSA / ATS), in the per-protocol analysis

From: Impact of reducing the duration of antibiotic treatment on the long-term prognosis of community acquired pneumonia

  Control Intervention OR (IC 95%)a p value
90 day Mortality 5 (3.68) 3 (2.05) 0.48 (0.11–2.19) 0.35
180 day Mortality 5 (3.68) 5 (3.42) 0.85 (0.23–3.12) 0.80
1 year Mortality 6 (4.41) 7 (4.79) 1.04 (0.33–3.26) 0.94
1 year Admissions 37 (27.01) 37 (25.52) 0.95 (0.55–1.64) 0.84
1 year CV events 14 (10.29) 21 (14.58) 1.50 (0.73–3.08) 0.27
  1. Data are presented as n (%)
  2. OR odds ratio, IC confidence interval, CV cardiovascular
  3. aOR is estimated by considering the control group as the reference group and adjusting for the Charlson comorbidity index