Emergency Medicine International / 2012 / Article / Tab 3

Clinical Study

Progressive Epidural Hematoma in Patients with Head Trauma: Incidence, Outcome, and Risk Factors

Table 3

Multivariate logistic regression analysis of the association between risk factors and PEDH.

Clinical variablesOR value95% CIP value

Gender0.640.28–1.370.26
Age (yrs)1.150.70–1.880.58
GCS score at admission1.180.68–2.060.56
Decompressive craniectomy0.460.21–0.970.04
Skull fracture0.490.22–1.080.08
Time from injury to 1st CT0.420.19–0.830.02
Coagulopathy 0.360.15–0.850.02
Hypotension 0.380.17–0.840.02

OR: odds ratio; CI: confidence interval; GCS: Glasgow Coma Score; CT: computerized tomography.

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