Table 1: Results
TotalNo CoT planCoT planP valuesOR (95% CI)
Total cohort of patients68542367 (34.53%)4487 (65.47%)0.080.89 (0.79 to 1.01)
Age 0–691389508 (36.57%)881 (63.43%)
Age 70+54651859 (34.02%)3606 (65.98%)
Male29481011 (34.29%)1937 (65.71%)0.741.02 (0.92 to 1.13)
Female39061356 (34.72%)2550 (65.28%)
Cancer*29151157 (39.69%)1758 (60.31%)<0.00010.67 (0.60 to 0.74)
Non-cancer35011072 (30.62%)2429 (69.38%)
Subgroups
 Heart542173 (31.92%)369 (68.08%)
 Lung411128 (31.14%)283 (68.86%)
 Liver and gastroenterology6827 (39.71%)41 (60.29%)
 Dementia1422404 (28.41%)1018 (71.59%)
 Progressive neurological disease300105 (35.00%)195 (65.00%)
 Other†758235 (31.00%)523 (69.00)
Resuscitation decision documented53791444/2367 (61.01%)3935/4487 (87.70%)<0.00014.56 (4.04 to 5.15)
Died in PPD (first or second choice)1384 had a PPD and known place of death267/376 (71.01%)821/1008 (81.45%)<0.00011.79 (1.36 to 2.36)
Total patients who died‡17755601215
Died at home735234 (41.79%)501 (41.23%)0.86§
Died at hospital304124 (22.14%)180 (14.81%)0.0002
Died in care home43087 (15.54%)343 (28.23%)<0.0001
Died in hospice306115 (20.54%)191 (15.72%)0.02