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Table 4 Mortality

From: Acute coronary syndrome patients admitted to a cardiology vs non-cardiology service: variations in treatment & outcome

Outcome Cardiology service N = 1636 Non-cardiology service N = 469 P-value Crude OR (95% CI) Adjusteda OR (95% CI)
30-day mortality 43 (2.6%) 95 (20.3%) <0.0001 4.19 (3.19,5.49) 3.33 (2.42,4.59)
1-yr mortality 62 (3.9%) 140 (31.5%) <0.0001 3.39 (2.89,3.99) 2.25 (1.86,2.72)
2-yr mortality 92 (5.7%) 173 (39.0%) <0.0001 3.25 (2.82,3.74) 2.06 (1.75,244)
3-yr mortality 140 (8.7%) 200 (45.1%) <0.0001 2.93 (2.58,3.33) 1.83 (1.58,2.13)
4-yr mortality 177 (11.0%) 218 (49.1%) <0.0001 2.80 (2.48,3.16) 1.70 (1.47,1.96)
30-day readmission 150 (9.3%) 59 (13.3%) 0.014   
1-yr readmission 430 (26.7%) 175 (39.4%) <0.0001   
  1. Yr year
  2. aAdjusted for age, sex and Charlson comorbidity index
  3. Reference group = cardiology ward