Table 2

Outcomes by HIV status

VariablesHIV-negative
n=358
HIV-positive
n=104
P value
Non-invasive positive pressure ventilation use, N (%)91 (25.4%)57 (54.8%)<0.001
Length of stay on non-invasive positive pressure ventilation, Mean (SD) days2.670 (1.571)2.723 (1.873)0.861
Mechanical ventilation use, N (%)3 (0.8%)0 (0%)0.808
Need for ICU admission, N (%)30 (8.4%)6 (5.8%)0.533
Length of stay in hospital, Mean (SD) days2.813 (1.712)3.346 (2.693)0.015
  • ICU, intensive care unit.