TABLE 2

Odds Ratios of Individual Respiratory Score Components Predicting Hospital Admission

Score ComponentOdds Ratio95% CI
CHWRS
 Breath sounds0.950.40–2.27
 Dyspnea0.550.19–1.56
 Retractions1.840.77–4.43
 Respiratory rate1.681.00–2.83
 Heart rate1.270.86–1.86
 Oxygen need61.127.66–487.37
 Activity1.020.51–2.02
 Cough ability, secretions1.280.91–1.81
 Lung sounds1.180.59–2.35
RDAI
 Wheezing, expiration0.840.54–1.31
 Wheezing, inspiration1.160.48–2.80
 Wheezing, location0.0990.48–2.03
 Retractions, suprasternal0.610.31–1.21
 Retractions, intercostal0.890.38–2.08
 Retractions, subcostal2.671.41–5.05