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Table 5 Logistic regression analysis to find predictors independently related to the poor prognosis

From: Prognostic factors of Guillain-Barré syndrome: a 111-case retrospective review

Factors Regression coefficient Wals Comparison* (P-value) Odds ratio
Type II Diabetes -2.138 0.037 0.848 0.118
AMAN -2.299 7.605 0.006* 0.100
AIDP -0.895 3.014 0.083 0.408
Preceding upper respiratory tract infection 0.844 2.642 0.104 2.326
Retention of urine -0.556 0.102 0.750 0.573
Abnormal body temperature -3.791 1.754 0.185 0.023
Use of mechanical ventilation -0.609 0.065 0.798 0.544
Consciousness 1.510 0.346 0.556 4.526
Need ICU -3.894 1.578 0.209 0.020
MRC score at admission 2.362 4.668 0.031* 10.609
Without abnormal serum sodium concentration 0.503 0.912 0.340 1.653
Without abnormal fasting glucose level 1.569 10.580 0.001* 4.800
Normal hepatic function 0.166 0.023 0.879 1.181
Normal renal function 4.331 4.161 0.041* 76.050
Normal plasma fibrinogen level 1.970 2.519 0.112 7.167
Normal blood pressure level 3.128 2.733 0.098 22.826
  1. *p values<0.05 are considered significant.