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Table 2 Generalized Linear Model (GLM) Regression Results for Cost and LOS

From: Comparing methods to estimate incremental inpatient costs and length of stay due to methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in Alberta, Canada

 CostLOS
Coefficient (St. Err.)p valueCoefficient (St. Err.)p value
Intercept8.4427 (0.0041)<.00010.8570 (0.0047)<.0001
Colonized0.3888 (0.1083)0.00030.3391 (0.1312)0.0097
Infected0.6698 (0.1157)<.00010.7177 (0.1403)<.0001
Hospital-Acquired0.7216 (0.1214)<.00011.0209 (0.1472)<.0001
Admission0.0684 (0.1156)0.55390.0752 (0.1398)0.5906
Charlson0.0567 (0.0005)<.00010.0807 (0.0006)<.0001
Age0.0121 (0.0001)<.00010.0151 (0.0001)<.0001
Gender−0.2050 (0.0025)<.0001−0.2214 (0.0031)<.0001
Procedure Count0.1967 (0.0006)<.00010.0762 (0.0006)<.0001