Table 3

Clinical outcomes by trajectory status

Functional DeteriorationStable baseline functionP value
Death
 In ICU77 (30.7%)78 (21.1%)p=0.0067
 In hospital114 (45.4%)96 (25.9%)p<0.0001
 At 1 year149 (59.4%)122 (33.0%)p<0.0001
Duration of stay
 In ICU (IQR)6.7 (3.7 to 12.6)5.4 (2.8 to 9.7)p=0.0056
 In hospital (IQR)18 (9.0 to 36.0)14.0 (7.0 to 29.0)p=0.0326
Survivors discharge location
 Home89 (80.1%)217 (88.2%)p>0.05
 Another hospital6 (5.4%)3 (1.2%)p>0.05
 Intermediate care facility10 (9.0%)16 (6.5%)p>0.05
 Care home6 (5.4%)8 (3.2%)p>0.05
Change in residential status (compared with preadmission)22 (16.0%)29 (10.6%)p=0.0812
  • All percentages stated refer to column totals.

  • ICU, intensive care unit.