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Table 6 Results of the multivariate logistic regression of the cumulative number of impairments in the Geriatric Assessment set on postoperative outcome (adjusted by age, sex)

From: Geriatric Assessment as a qualification element for elective and emergency cholecystectomy in older patients

GERIATRIC ASSESSMENT ELECTIVE PATIENTS OR (95 % CI) EMERGENCY PATIENTS OR (95 % CI)
ALL MAJOR ALL MAJOR
ADL/IADL + MNA + BOMC/CDT + CCS + GDS + Polypharmacy (>5 drugs/day) 1.2 (0.5-2.7) p = 0.63 0.89 (0.3-2.6) p = 0.84 3.4 (1.2-9.7) p = 0.02 -a
  1. All variables were considered dichotomous; OR odds ratio, 95% CI 95% confidence interval, The statistically significant values appear in bold font; aThere were no cases of major complications in the non-frail group. ADL Activities of Daily Living, IADL Instrumental Activities of Daily Living, MNA Mini Nutritional Assessment, BOMC Blessed Orientation-Memory-Concentration ,Test, CDT Clock Drawing Test, CCS Charlson Comorbidity Scale, GDS Geriatric Depression Scale