TableĀ 3

Binary regression risk ratio (with 95% CI and p value) of reaching a discharge assessment for IMD deprivation quintile relative to the reference group of least deprived IMD quintile, for 7413 patients

IMD quintileUnadjusted risk ratio (95% CI)After adjusting for table 1 variables* and programme clustering effects
Q1 most deprived0.71 (0.66 to 0.75), p<0.0010.79 (0.73 to 0.85), p<0.001
Q20.78 (0.73 to 0.83), p<0.0010.84 (0.77 to 0.90), p<0.001
Q30.88 (0.84 to 0.94), p<0.0010.92 (0.86 to 0.98), p=0.02
Q40.91 (0.86 to 0.96), p=0.0010.94 (0.88 to 1.00), p=0.05
Q5 least deprivedReference risk ratio=1.00Reference risk ratio=1.00
Not known0.81 (0.71 to 0.94), p=0.0050.88 (0.75 to 1.04), p=0.14
  • *Gender, age group, smoking status, mental health disorder comorbidity, patients living arrangements and patient-reported MRC dyspnoea score at initial assessment.

  • IMD, Index of Multiple Deprivation; MRC, Medical Research Council.