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Table 7 Multivariate Regression of Predictors of Mortality

From: Profile and outcome of patients with upper gastrointestinal bleeding presenting to urban emergency departments of tertiary hospitals in Tanzania

 OR (95% CI)p-value
Age > 40 years7.0(1.7–29.2)0.007
H/o Liver Disease0.949(0.2–4.8)0.949
Active Bleeding Episode in Ed3.4(0.6–21.1)0.185
Intravenous Fluid1.7(0.4–7.7)0.475
Antibiotics In ED3.8(0.9–15.2)0.055
Endoscopy0.4(0.1–1.6)0.198
Clinical Rockall Score ≥ 4*6.4(1.8–22.8)0.005
  1. *Cut-off value for clinical Rockall score as per study by Wang et al. [19]
  2. Variables included above are those with p value < 0.02 in the univariate analysis