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Table 4 Univariate and multivariate analysis

From: Investigation of serum cortisol concentration as a potential prognostic marker in hospitalized dogs: a prospective observational study in a primary care animal hospital

  Univariate analysis   Multivariate analysis
Variable p value OR 95% CI p value
Age 0.31 1.14 0.31-4.18 0.84
Neu (/μL)
 0 hour 0.31    
 24 hour 0.05 2.71 0.77-9.57 0.12
Lym (/μL)
 0 hour 0.13    
 24 hour 1.0    
Glu (mg/dL)
 0 hour 0.20    
 24 hour 0.27    
CRP (mg/dL)
 0 hour 0.43    
 24 hour 0.72    
SCC (μg/dL)
 0 hour 0.21    
 24 hour 0.013 4.93 1.26-19.2 0.02
Inc SCC (μg/dL) 0.42    
R Inc SCC (%) 0.03    
  1. OR odds ration, CI confidence interval, Neu neutrophile count, Lym lymphocyte count, Glu blood glucose concentration, CRP C reactive protein, SCC serum cortisol concentration, Inc SCC increase in SCC from 0 h to 24 h, R Inc SCC rate of increase in SCC from 0 h to 24 h
  2. p values < 0.05 were considered statistically significant