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Agreement among Four Prevalence Metrics for Urogenital Schistosomiasis in the Eastern Region of Ghana

Table 3

Results of logistic regression models showing the temporal stability of infection status as assessed by two metrics.

Boys Girls
ORCI95%ORCI95%

Model 2a: = measured hematuria in 2012
Measured hematuria in 20102.0(0.65, 5.9)3.3(1.01, 10.5)
Age group 20.84(0.27, 2.7)0.65(0.18, 2.3)
Age group 31.7(0.45, 6.3)0.64(0.13, 3.2)
Town group 31.6(0.47, 5.2)

Model 2b: = measured hematuria in 2009
Measured hematuria in 2008(1.5, 23.9)2.8(1.1, 6.8)
Age group 21.1(0.18, 6.4)1.00(0.35, 2.9)
Age group 32.5(0.38, 16.2)0.56(0.14, 2.2)

Model 2c: = eggs in urine in 2009
Eggs in urine in 20084.8(1.2, 18.8)1.9(0.79, 4.5)
Age group 20.80(0.17, 3.7)0.95(0.37, 2.4)
Age group 30.67(0.09, 4.8)0.44(0.12, 1.6)

error is too large for town group 3 in model 2a.

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