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Table 3 The association between sex and daily Burn SCoring system (BSC) points during the period of intensive care (treatment with mechanical ventilation)

From: Are there any differences in the provided burn care between men and women? A retrospective study

  Coefficient SE p value 95% CI
TBSA burned (%)
 0–9.9     
 10–19.9 1.55 0.68 0.02 0.21 to 2.89
 20–29.9 2.25 0.62 < 0.001 1.04 to 3.45
 30–39.9 2.83 0.65 < 0.001 1.56 to 4.10
 40–49.9 3.30 0.71 < 0.001 1.92 to 4.68
 50–59.9 2.88 0.74 < 0.001 1.44 to 4.32
 60 and more 4.11 0.71 < 0.001 2.72 to 5.49
Age (years)
 0–4.9     
 5–17.9 2.93 1.17 0.01 0.65 to 5.22
 18–45.9 3.71 0.97 < 0.001 1.81 to 5.61
 46–65.9 3.51 0.96 < 0.001 1.62 to 5.40
 65 years and over 2.70 1.00 0.007 0.74 to 4.66
Sex (male) − 0.07 0.33 0.83 − 0.72 to 0.58
Mortality 2.13 0.41 < 0.001 1.33 to 2.93
Constant 12.89 1.08 < 0.001 10.76 to 15.01
  1. SE standard error, CI confidence interval, TBSA total body surface area
  2. Multivariable regression for panel data, model (between) R2=0.16, p < 0.001. Patients n = 278, daily recordings n = 4427