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Table 3 Odds ratio for independent variables for 30-day readmission status identified in multivariate logistic regression analysis (n = 266)

From: Malnutrition and depression as predictors for 30-day unplanned readmission in older patient: a prospective cohort study to develop 7-point scoring system

Variables OR (95 % CI) p value
Functional status (The Barthel ADL Index/ point) 1.647 (0.884–3.068) 0.116
Malignancy (Yes = 1, No = 0) 1.850 (0.975–3.571) 0.060
Nutritional status (MNA-SF/ point) 2.011 (1.072–4.113) 0.030
Depression status (GDS-15/ point) 1.878 (1.024–3.445) 0.042
Cognitive status (AMT/ point) 0.997 (0.508–1.954) 0.992
Frailty status (FRAIL scale/ point) 0.834 (0.455–1.528) 0.556
Previous admission in the previous 6 months (Yes = 1, No = 0) 1.370 (0.793–2.365) 0.259
  1. OR odds ratio, CI confidence interval