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Table 5 The association between the chronic disease score and hospital admission

From: The association between prescription change frequency, chronic disease score and hospital admissions: a case control study

  Indexdate   
  Hospitalized patients N=8681 Non Hospitalized patients N=8681) OR CI 95%
CDS score     
0 3671 5206 1 ref
1 or 2 1331 1287 1.04 0.96 1.13
3 or 4 1731 1415 1.27 1.18 1.38
≥ 4 1948 773 2.95 2.71 3.23
OR=Odds Ratio,     
CI 95%= Confidence Interval 95%,
CDS =Chronic Disease Score at indexdate     
ref= reference