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Table 2 Results of Cox regression analysis

From: Transfer between hospitals as a predictor of delay in diagnosis and treatment of patients with Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer – a register based cohort-study

  Time from referral to end of primary investigation Time from end of primary investigation to treatment Total time from referral to treatment
HR (CI 95%) HR (CI 95%) HR (CI 95%)
Transfer (yes vs no) 1.00 (0.93;1.08) 0.81 (0.68;0.96)a 0.84 (0.77;0.92)a
Age (high vs low) 0.89 (0.86;0.92)a 0.96 (0.91;1.01) 0.90 (0.87;0.94)a
Sex (males vs females) 1.00 (0.95;1.06) 1.03 (1.01;1.05)a 1.02 (0.99;1.06)
Stage (high vs Low) 1.12 (1.08;1.16)a 1.04 (1.00;1.08) 1.43 (1.30;1.56)a
Treatment (cur vs pal) 1.32 (1.24;1.41)a 0.86 (0.78;0.95)a 1.11 (1.00;1.24)
CCI (increasing) 0.93 (0.92;0.95)a 0.94 (0.91;0.98)a 0.91 (0.88;0.93)a
ECOG (increasing) 1.04 (1.01;1.08) 0.98 (0.96;1.00) 1.01 (0.99;1.04)
FEV1 (increasing) 0.99 (0.95;1.03) 1.03 (0.99;1.06) 1.02 (0.99;1.05)
Year (increasing) 0.97 (0.93;1.02) 1.15 (1.08;1.21) 1.08 (1.02;1.14)
  1. asignificance at 95% level