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Table 1 Demographic characteristics

From: Physiological-social score (PMEWS) vs. CURB-65 to triage pandemic influenza: a comparative validation study using community-acquired pneumonia as a proxy

Decision to admit analysis (n = 242)
Age ≥ 65 127 (52.5%)
Socially isolated 75 (31.0%)
Relevant comorbidities 102 (42.1%)
Performance status ≥ 3 82 (33.9%)
Level II/III care and mortality analysis (n = 186)
Age ≥ 65 131 (70.4%)
Relevant comorbidities 60 (32.3%)
Performance status ≥ 3 93 (50%)