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Table 3 Adjusted odds ratios for chloride-outcome associations

From: Hyperchloremia in critically ill patients: association with outcomes and prediction using electronic health record data

  Adjusted odds ratios [95% confidence interval]
  ICU Mortality New AKI by day 7 MODS on day 7
Over days 1–7    
Max. serum chloride (per mEq/L) 1.035 [1.029, 1.040] 1.049 [1.046, 1.053] 1.056 [1.048, 1.063]
Hyperchloremia 1.376 [1.280, 1.481] 1.680 [1.615, 1.747] 1.823 [1.652, 2.012]
Hyperchloremic days 1.186 [1.161, 1.211] 1.154 [1.137, 1.170] 1.402 [1.369, 1.436]
Avg. daily chloride load (per 100 mEq) 1.144 [1.122, 1.165] 0.995 [0.983, 1.007] 0.920 [0.894, 0.946]