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Table 2 Adjusted odds ratios and 95% confidence intervals (CI) for death for patient and injury characteristics and period

From: Association of changes in the use of board-certified critical care intensivists with mortality outcomes for trauma patients at a well-established level I urban trauma center

  Adjusted for All Variables in the Table  
Characteristic Odds Ratio (95% CI) P Value
Age 1.03 (1.03-1.04) < .001
Sex    
   Male 1.24 (0.95-1.62) .12
   Female 1.00 (referent) --
Race/Ethnicity    
   Hispanic 0.72 (0.50-1.06) .10
   African American 0.96 (0.36-2.57) .94
   American Indian 1.49 (0.87-2.55) .14
   Asian 1.53 (0.46-5.08) .48
   Other/Unknown 0.79 (0.24-2.65) .71
   White, non-Hispanic 1.00 (referent) --
Body Part Mainly Injured    
   Head or neck 2.12 (0.85-5.29)  
   Face 1.00 (referent) --
   Chest 0.78 (0.29-2.07)  
   Abdomen, pelvic contents 1.73 (0.63-4.78)  
   Extremities, pelvic girdle 0.58 (0.21-1.65)  
   External 0.93 (0.32-2.73)  
Injury Severity Score 1.14 (1.13-1.15) < .001
Period    
   Pre-intensivist 1.00 (referent) --
   Partial intensivist 0.84 (0.64-1.11) .22
   Full-time intensivist 0.99 (0.69-1.41.) .95