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Table 5 Logistic regression for ACSC hospitalizations using the number of body systems as the explanatory variable

From: The impact of multiple chronic diseases on hospitalizations for ambulatory care sensitive conditions

Independent variable Sig Odds ratio 95 % CI
Number of body systems <0.001 1.55 (1.55-1.56)
Age groups    
 41 to 45 years <0.001 .31 (0.30-0.33)
 46 to 50 years <0.001 .39 (0.38-0.40)
 51 to 55 years <0.001 .44 (0.43-0.45)
 56 to 60 years <0.001 .52 (0.51-0.53)
 61 to 65 years <0.001 .57 (0.56-0.59)
 66 to 70 years <0.001 .66 (0.64-0.67)
 71 to 75 years <0.001 .79 (0.78-0.81)
Gender <0.001 1.27 (1.25-1.29)
Predictive accuracy of the model: 95.5 %    
Omnibus tests: p < 0.001    
Area under the curve: 0.735