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Table 5 Sex differences (ref: women) in complete symptom relief (complete vs partial or not at all) in the COVID-19 group for those reported to have suffered from that symptom during the last week, adjusted for age categories (ref: oldest).

From: Dying from COVID-19 in nursing homes-sex differences in symptom occurrence

  Sex differences (ref: women) Age categories (ref: oldest)
OR 95% CI p value Age group OR 95% CI p value
Dyspnoea .72 .52–.998 0.049 65–74 1.54 .68–3.49 .31
75–84 1.15 .66–2.00 .63
85–94 1.27 .75–2.16 .38
≥ 95 Ref
Pain .94 .70–1.26 .68 65–74 .79 .39–1.60 .51
75–84 .67 .40–1.11 .12
85–94 .80 .50–1.28 .35
≥ 95 Ref
Nausea .86 .45–1.66 .65 65–74 .39 .07–2.20 .29
75–84 .43 .14–1.29 .13
85–94 .82 .29–2.34 .71
≥ 95 Ref
Anxiety .90 .67–1.20 .46 65–74 .71 .36–1.40 .33
75–84 .96 .59–1.56 .88
85–94 .93 .60–1.45 .76
≥ 95 Ref
Death rattles .67 .52–.86 .002 65–74 1.13 .61–2.10 .70
75–84 1.05 .69–1.60 .83
85–94 1.09 .74–1.61 .67
≥ 95 Ref
Confusion .89 .59–1.34 .57 65–74 1.65 .63–4.30 .31
75–84 .67 .34–1.29 .23
85–94 .88 .49–1.57 .66
≥ 95 Ref
  1. Analysed with logistic regression