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Table 2 Coefficients from the LASSO and logistic regression models

From: Risk prediction models to guide antibiotic prescribing: a study on adult patients with uncomplicated upper respiratory tract infections in an emergency department

Variables LASSO Logistic regression
Age NA −0.019 (−0.033 to −0.005)
Indian −0.088 NA
History of Cancer −0.182 NA
Giddiness 0.009 1.343 (0.178 to 2.507)
Fever −0.248 −0.607 (−1.056 to −0.158)
Shortness of Breath NA 0.551 (0.010 to 1.092)
Highest Temperature −0.423 −0.456 (−0.755 to −0.157)
Highest Pulse rate −0.011 −0.029 (− 0.046 to − 0.012)