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Table 5 Clinical outcome of febrile urinary tract infection according to PRACTICE risk class; control and intervention groups combined

From: Hospitalization for community-acquired febrile urinary tract infection: validation and impact assessment of a clinical prediction rule

PRACTICE score (points) Low risk Intermediate risk High risk Total
Class I-II Class III Class IV-V
(<75) (76–100) (>100)
  Control Intervention All Control Intervention All Control Intervention All  
No. of patients 153 79 232 58 35 93 26 19 45 370
Clinical outcome
 30-day mortality, % 0 0 0 3 (5) 1 (3) 4 (4) 3 (11) 2 (10) 5 (11) 9 (2)
 90-day mortality, % 0 0 0 3 (5) 3 (9) 6 (6) 4 (15) 2 (10) 6 (13) 12 (3)
 ICU admission, % 3 (2) 0 3 (1) 2 (3) 0 2 (2) 3 (11) 1 (5) 4 (9) 9 (2)
Length of hospital stay
 Median no. of days [IQR] 4.0 [2] 3.0 [4] 4.0 [3] 6.0 [4] 4.0 [4] 5.0 [4] 6.5 [4] 6.0 [6] 6.0 [4] 5.0 [3]
  1. Data are presented as n (%) unless otherwise stated, IQR interquartile range, ICU intensive care unit