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Table 4 Correlations between SI and mortality

From: The effectiveness of the sarcopenia index in predicting septic shock and death in elderly patients with community-acquired pneumonia

Adverse reactions Total Male Female
Model 1 Model 2 Model 1 Model 2 Model 1 Model 2
mortality
  low SI(ref) 1 1 1 1 1 1
  high SI 0.44(0.35–0.55)* 0.64(0.48–0.84)* 0.46(0.34–0.6)* 0.69(0.49–0.97)* 0.26(0.18–0.37)* 0.39(0.24–0.62)*
  1. Model 1: a non-adjusted model
  2. Model 2: adjusting for age, gender, smoking history, drinking history, BMI, eGFR, ALB level, and disease (Hypertension, diabetes, CHD, COPD)
  3. *P < 0.05