Table 1.

Results of interrupted time-series analysis of FSI/ASI rates, adjusting for age, gender, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, Romano Charlson Comorbidity Index, diabetes, chronic kidney diseases, alcoholism, cancer, prior hospitalization with infection and socio-economic status at disease diagnosis year, using stepwise model selection

OutcomeParameterRANon-RA
Unadj. Diff (95% CI)Adj. Diff (95% CI)Unadj. Diff (95% CI)Adj. Diff (95% CI)
p-valuep-valuep-valuep-value
FSITrend0.63 (0.03, 1.22) 0.04410.68 (0.09, 1.27) 0.02920.08 (-0.08, 0.25) 0.32370.03 (-0.12, 0.19) 0.6728
Level (1 year post-intervention)0.50 (-2.00, 2.99) 0.69890.31 (-1.88, 2.49) 0.78470.41 (-0.21, 1.03) 0.20410.26 (-0.24, 0.75) 0.3103
5 years post-intervention3.01 (-0.85, 6.87) 0.13313.02 (-0.48, 6.52) 0.09860.75 (-0.24, 1.73) 0.14330.39 (-0.46, 1.25) 0.3721
ASITrend1.84 (0.83, 2.84) 0.00091.85 (0.81, 2.89) 0.00110.28 (0.04, 0.53) 0.03050.12 (-0.10, 0.34) 0.2877
Level (1 year post-intervention)-1.21 (-5.41, 3.00) 0.5763-1.44 (-5.44, 2.56) 0.48501.46 (0.42, 2.49) 0.00851.20 (0.38, 2.02) 0.0064
5 years post-intervention6.14 (0.26, 12.01) 0.04665.97 (0.02, 11.93) 0.05602.60 (1.08, 4.12) 0.00171.69 (0.45, 2.92) 0.0109