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Table 3 Clinical outcomes according to CONUT score

From: Prevalence and prognostic significance of malnutrition in diabetic patients with coronary artery disease: a cohort study

Characteristic Risk of malnutrition p-value
Overall Absent Mild Moderate Severe
(n = 12,898) (n = 5093) (n = 5984) (n = 1703) (n = 118)
Cost ($) 8529.6
(5543.2, 12,911.8)
8063.6
(5206.7, 12,173.4)
8617.0
(5560.5, 13,003.4)
9474.6
(6489.0, 14,450.9)
13,415.5
(7535.4, 20,831.4)
 < 0.001
Hospital length of stay (days) 5 (3, 8) 4 (3, 7) 5 (3, 8) 7 (4, 11) 12 (7, 21)  < 0.001
In-hospital mortality (%) 99 (0.8) 13 (0.3) 44 (0.7) 35 (2.1) 7 (5.9)  < 0.001
Long-term mortality (%) 1973 (15.3) 533 (10.5) 927 (15.5) 464 (27.2) 49 (41.5)  < 0.001