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Table 4 Derivation of 7-point scoring system to predict 30-day unplanned readmission from stepwise multivariate 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

Variable Coefficient B SE p value OR (95 % CI) Score
Depression status: Depression or strong probability of depression 0.633 0.288 0.028 1.884(1.071–3.314) 2
Malignancy diagnosis: Yes 0.622 0.315 0.048 1.863(1.005–3.451) 2
Nutritional status: At risk of malnutrition or malnourished 0.766 0.319 0.016 2.152(1.151–4.024) 2
Functional status: Dependent 0.460 0.297 0.121 1.584(0.885–2.835) 1
  1. Data from stepwise multiple regression analysis, Adjusted OR 95 %CI. SE standard error, OR odds ratio