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Antiretroviral Treatment Adherence Rate and Associated Factors among People Living with HIV in Dubti Hospital, Afar Regional State, East Ethiopia

Table 2

Effect of selected sociodemographic, clinical, and other characteristics on self-reported adherence rate in Dubti Hospital, Afar, East Ethiopia, 2014.

VariablesBivariate analysisMultivariable analysis
Crude OR (95% CI)Adjust OR (95% CI)

Residence
 Rural1.53 (0.82–2.85)*
 Urban1.00
Occupation
 Employed1.48 (0.86–2.85)*
 Unemployed1.00
WHO clinical stage
 I & II1.00
 III & IV1.59 (0.75–3.38)*
Baseline CD4 count
 <200 cells/mm30.71 (0.42–1.19)*
 ≥200 cells/mm31.00
Treatment duration
 1–61.001.00
 7–120.14 (0.03–0.61)*0.12 (0.028–0.54)**
 13–240.199 (0.06–0.61)*0.19 (0.06–0.578)**
 25–360.254 (0.09–0.71)*0.24 (0.086–0.68)**
 >360.146 (0.06–0.35)*0.14 (0.056–0.33)**

*The variables significantly associated with the outcome () in bivariate analysis and **the variables significantly associated with the outcome at 95% level of significant () in multivariable logistic regression for adjusting all variables listed in the table.

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