Table 3B

Inhospital course of inpatients with ACSC according to the different definitions

PurdyFreundSundmacherNaumannAlbrecht
n=2738n=3061n=3308n=4960n=2586
Inhospital mortality % (95% CI)2.7 (2.1 to 3.4)742.5 (1.9 to 3.1)752.6 (2.1 to 3.2)864.2 (3.7 to 4.8)2083.4 (2.8 to 4.1)88
Median length of stay in days (IQR)4 (2–7)4 (2–7)5 (3–8)5 (3–8)5 (3–9)
Use of intensive care units % (95% CI)14.8 (13.5 to 16.2)40614.7 (13.5 to 16.0)45011.4 (10.3 to 12.5)37723.8 (22.6 to 25.0)118015.5 (14.1 to 16.9)400
  • ACSC, ambulatory care sensitive condition.