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Table 3 Risk factors for hospital mortality in patients with severe sepsis and septic shock

From: A retrospective comparison of helicopter transport versus ground transport in patients with severe sepsis and septic shock

  Odds Ratio 95% CI p value
Transport time (hours) 0.77 0.48-1.13 0.22
APACHE III 1 hour 1.02 1.01-1.04 0.007
Adequate EGDT 0.38 0.17-0.82 0.01
Time to antibiotics (hours) 1.07 0.94-1.25 0.32
  1. ❶For every hour
  2. ❷For every APACHE III point
  3. APACHE Acute physiologic and chronic health evaluation, EGDT early goal directed therapy