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Table 3 Analysis for Aged Care Assessment Team (ACAT) referrals and approvals and readmission within 28 days

From: Targeted individual exercise programmes for older medical patients are feasible, and may change hospital and patient outcomes: a service improvement project

  Usual Care group n (%) FMP group n (%) Odds ratio Z score p-value 95% CI Statistical significance Trend in favour of intervention
ACAT referrals 10 (42%) 27 (17%) 0.228 -3.06 p = 0.002 0.089, 0.588  
ACAT approvals 8 (33%) 25 (15%) 0.307 -2.35 p = 0.019 0.115, 0.822  
Readmissions within 28 days 4 (17%) 14 (9%) 0.412 -1.43 p = 0.153 0.122, 1.389  
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