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Table 2 Patient and visit factors that influence analgesic administration

From: Increased analgesia administration in emergency medicine after implementation of revised guidelines

  Crude OR 95 % CI Adjusted OR* 95 % CI
Implementation of revised guideline for pain management 1.35 1.13–1.65 1.35 1.11–1.65
Triage category
 Low = reference     
 Middle 2.40 1.91–3.01 3.00 2.36–3.82
 High 2.42 1.79–3.26 3.98 2.86–5.54
Surgical specialty 1.75 1.43–2.15 2.47 1.98–3.09
  1. *Included in the model were medical specialty (surgical versus non-surgical), triage category, usage of analgesia pre-hospital, ethnicity (Dutch versus other ethnicity), gender and age. Only significant variables are shown in the table