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Table 2 Multivariate regression analysis of primary and secondary outcomes

From: Association of hypocalcemia with in-hospital mortality and complications in patients with acute pulmonary embolism: results from the 2017 Nationwide Inpatient Sample

  PE PE and hypocalcemia Adjusted odds ratio (aOR) p-value
Primary outcome     
Death 2.95 12.4 4.03 (2.78–5.84) < 0.001
Secondary outcomes     
AKI 11 24 2.62 (1.95–3.52) < 0.001
ARF 22 35 1.84 (1.42–2.38) < 0.001
Sepsis 1.2 6.7 4.99 (3.08–8.11) < 0.001
Arrhythmias 16 30 2.63 (1.99–3.48) < 0.001
  1. Multivariate analysis adjusted for the following variables: Age, race, COPD, HTN, DM, CKD, history of stroke, heart failure, history of venous thromboembolism, Charlson comorbidity index, hospital location/teaching status, hospital bed size, dyslipidemia, zip-code wise median income status