Table 3

Multivariate logistic regression analysis of mortality at 7-days

Adjusted OR(95% CI)p Value
Age (years)
 <311
 31–501.64 (0.26 to 10.46)0.599
 51–703.30 (0.70 to 15.61)0.133
 >705.37 (1.15 to 25.05)0.033
CCI
 01
 10.99 (0.32 to 3.06)0.992
 21.70 (0.59 to 4.91)0.331
 31.96 (0.67 to 5.72)0.217
 42.36 (0.75 to 7.41)0.140
 51.67 (0.45 to 6.14)0.440
 62.94 (0.92 to 9.44)0.069
 7–93.41 (1.09 to 10.66)0.035
Site of infection
 CVC1
 Catheter-associated UTI2.90 (1.19 to 7.07)0.019
 Non-catheter-associated UTI2.12 (0.82 to 5.44)0.119
 Biliary tract0.44 (0.05 to 3.97)0.462
 Other2.11 (1.00 to 4.47)0.051
  • Generalised estimating equations were used to account for dependency between multiple bacteraemic episodes for 84 patients.

  • CCI, Charlson comorbidity index; CVC, central venous catheter; UTI, urinary tract infection.