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Table 4 interRAI PURS Performance Among Ontario Long-Term Care Home Residents with No Pressure Ulcer at Baseline

From: Development of the interRAI Pressure Ulcer Risk Scale (PURS) for use in long-term care and home care settings

interRAI PURS
Score
Proportion of residents
at baseline
Pressure ulcer rate
at reassessment
Odds ratio,
95% confidence
0 18.9% 0.8% Reference
1 22.3% 2.0% 2.53 (1.53, 4.16)
2 17.9% 3.3% 4.21 (2.59, 6.83)
3 24.0% 5.4% 7.11 (4.50, 11.23)
4 10.1% 9.0% 12.28 (7.65, 19.72)
5 4.7% 9.9% 13.62 (8.01, 23.14)
6 1.8% 14.2% 20.53 (11.09, 38.01)
7-8 0.3% 21.1% 33.11 (10.14, 108.13)