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Table 4 Model 3

From: Healthcare utilisation in the last year of life in internal medicine, young-old versus old-old

Variables Total number of hospital bed days Length of stay ED admissions Total number of hospital admissions Total number of clinic visits
Age (ref young-old) −7.099* (3.49) −1.032(0.8) −0.390 (0.28) − 0.505 (0.28) −2.059 (1.47)
Sex (ref female) 1.669 (3.03) 0.580 (0.73) 0.597* (0.26) 0.489 (0.26) 0.901 (1.24)
CCI (ref CCI < 5) 11.537** (3.62) 2.318** (0.89) 0.652* (0.33) 0.833* (0.33) 1.316 (1.45)
Place of residence (ref home) 1.622 (3.77) −3.095*** (0.81) −0.186 (0.30) − 0.143 (0.31) −4.172** (1.58)
Home service (ref none) −0.908 (3.85) −2.743** (0.83) 0.413 (0.35) 0.38 (0.36) 0.012 (1.64)
FRAIL-NH (ref robust 0–1)  
Prefrail (2–5) 4.268 (5.42) −2.258 (1.71) 0.894 (0.49) 0.576 (0.51) −1.487 (3.22)
Frail (> 5) 7.848 (4.84) −1.586 (1.72) 0.861 (0.43)* 0.525 (0.45) −2.454 (3.20)
Dementia (ref none) −0.895 (3.00) −0.922 (0.75) 0.132 (0.26) 0.003 (0.26) 1.087 (1.40)
Observations 189 189 189 189 189
  1. ED emergency department, CCI Charlson comorbidity index;
  2. * p < 0.05, ** p < 0.01, *** p < 0.001