Table 3.

Logistic Regression Results for PICU Mortality

VariableRegression CoefficientStandard ErrorProbabilityAdjusted OR (95% CI)
Volume−.0005.0002.045.95 (.91–.99)
PRISM.233.018.00017.61 (6.65–8.71)
PRISM2 −.001.0005.010
Patient age (mo).003.0009.0071.03 (1.01–1.05)
Trauma patient.573.143.00011.77 (1.34–2.35)
Endocrine disease−1.041.337.002.35 (.18–.68)
Surgical patient−.790.174.0001.45 (.32–.64)
Oncologic disease1.176.352.0013.24 (1.63–6.47)
Circulatory disease.882.217.00012.42 (1.58–3.70)
Congenital anomaly.740.263.0052.10 (1.25–3.51)
Ill-defined condition.531.185.0041.70 (1.18–2.45)
Constant−5.601.262.0001
  • * OR based on change in volume of 100 patients.

  • OR based on a PRISM score of 20 compared with a score of 10.

  • OR based on change in patient age of 12 months.