TABLE 5.

Independent predictors of 30-day mortality in the logistic regression analysis

Predictor of 30-day mortalityAOR95% CIP
Delayed appropriate therapy for >52 h4.11.2-13.90.03
APACHE-II score1.31.1-1.4<0.001
Presence of decubitus ulcers4.41.1-16.50.03