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Table 2 Predictive Utility of Discharge Functional Status (limited or no ADL support vs. extensive or more ADL) for each outcome using unadjusted analysis

From: The predictive utility of functional status at discharge: a population-level cohort analysis

Outcome Sensitivity (95% CI) Specificity
(95% CI)
Odds Ratio
(95% CI)
Positive LR
(95% CI)
Negative LR
(95% CI)
ED
re-presentation
13.9%
(13.5-14.2)
88.5%
(87.6-89.4)
1.24
(1.19 – 1.30)
1.21
(1.17 – 1.25)
0.97
(0.97 – 0.98)
Hospital
re-admission
16.0%
(15.6-16.5)
88.8%
(88.1-89.6)
1.52
(1.46 – 1.59)
1.44
(1.39 – 1.49)
0.95
(0.94 – 0.95)
LTCF Readiness 37.9%
(36.5-39.2)
89.1%
(88.4-89.7)
4.96
(4.67 – 5.28)
3.46
(3.32 – 3.61)
0.70
(0.68 – 0.71)
Death 26.9%
(26.0-27.8)
89.2%
(88.5-89.9)
3.04
(2.89 – 3.20)
2.49
(2.39 – 2.59)
0.82
(0.81 – 0.83)
  1. LR = likelihood ratio