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Table 7 Multivariate analysis of respiratory impairment

From: Incidence and predictive factors of diaphragmatic dysfunction in acute stroke

VariablesORCI = 95% for ORp
UpperLower
Age0.9450.8281.0790.404
Sex248.3127.0728718.1440.002
SAHS<  0.001  0.999
Cardioembolic stroke0.0490.0012.1510.118
COPD2.276 [10]  0.999
Aphasia1.324 [13]  0.998
Reperfusion treatment0.1420.0063.5350.234
Post-stroke hemiparesis0.0150.0010.2270.002
NIHSS0.8780.6921.1140.285
Contralateral TF1.0951.0111.1860.026
Constant2.183 [8]  0.004
  1. The statistically significant results are highlighted in bold
  2. CI Confidence interval, COPD Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease, NIHSS National Institutes of Health Stroke Scale, OR Odds Ratio, SAHS Sleep Apnoea Hypopnoea Syndrome, TF Thickening fraction