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Table 1 Primary outcome measures according to severity of hepatitis within two categories diagnosis

From: Severity of acute hepatitis and its outcome in patients with dengue fever in a tertiary care hospital Karachi, Pakistan (South Asia)

Diagnosis Categories Severity of hepatitis Deaths n Death rate (Deaths/10 day) H.R (95% CI; UCI, LCI)^ P value
(Difference in death rate)!
LOS ± SD P value
Dengue fever (n = 517) Mild to Moderate Hepatitis (n = 436) 3 0.019 2.97(0.48,18.6) 0.283 3.50 ± 1.54 <0.025
  Severe hepatitis (n = 81) 3 0.093    3.96 ± 2.27  
DHF/DSS
(n = 82)
Mild to Moderate Hepatitis (n = 60) 3 0.010 5(1.3,16) 0.003 4.60 ± 2.87 .212
  Severe hepatitis (n = 22) 9 0.073    5.60 ± 3.85  
  1. ^H.R = Hazard Ratio, UCI = Upper confidence interval, LCI = Lower confidence interval
  2. ! Log Rank value