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Table 3 Subgroup of Non-Elective Admissions

From: Severity of illness and the weekend mortality effect: a retrospective cohort study

OutcomeMonday through Friday
(N = 5,764,339)
Weekend (Saturday/Sunday)
(N = 1,795,383)
p-valueCrude OR* (95% CI)Adjusted OR
(95% CI)
n (%)n (%)
Death174,998 (3.0)61,798 (3.4)< 0.0011.14 (1.13–1.15)1.04 (1.03–1.05)
LOS (days)4 [2–7]4 [2–6]< 0.001  
Total Cost (USD)8639 [4831 – 17,361]8348 [4755 – 16,900]< 0.001  
HAC (%)0.30.30.02