AIDS Research and Treatment / 2013 / Article / Tab 2

Research Article

Determinants of Tuberculosis Infection among Adult HIV Positives Attending Clinical Care in Western Ethiopia: A Case-Control Study

Table 2

Clinical variable associated with TB infection among HIV-positive adults in Nekemte town public health facilities, western Ethiopia, 2012.

Clinical related variableCases ( )Controls ( ) value
(%) (%)COR

WHO clinical stage
 Stages I and II43 (36.1)129 (54.2)1.00
 Stages III and IV76 (63.9)109 (45.8)2.09 (1.33, 3.28)0.001*
Haemoglobin level
1013 (10.9)13 (5.5)2.96 (1.28, 6.80)0.01*
 10–12.4956 (47.1)77 (32.4)2.08 (0.59, 3.19)0.45
 ≥12.550 (42)148 (62.2)1.00
CD4 count
20033 (27.7)41 (17.2)2.35 (1.23, 4.48)0.009*
 200–49961 (51.3)124 (52.1)1.48 (0.94, 2.84)0.08
 ≥50025 (21)73 (30.7)1.00
BMI
18.567 (56.3)60 (25.2)3.80 (2.39, 6.08)<0.001*
 ≥18.552 (43.7)178 (74.8)1.00

Statistically significant.

Article of the Year Award: Outstanding research contributions of 2020, as selected by our Chief Editors. Read the winning articles.