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Research Article

Lifestyle as Risk Factor for Infectious Causes of Death in Young Dogs: A Retrospective Study in Southern Italy (2015–2017)

Table 4

Results of the univariate analyses showing the association of the variables to the risk of infection for the most frequently detected pathogens.

VariablesPathogenχ2 valueOR95% CI

LifestyleCPV4.540.03312.681.15–6.23
CCoVs33.27<0.000114.965.36–41.69
CAVs9.60.00194.161.71–10.09
CDV20.15722.350.83–6.61
E. coli1.670.13830.540.24–1.21
CPA0.130.56051.290.54–3.09
Enterococcus spp.0.060.58251.40.42–4.64

AgeCPV4.040.04440.20.04–0.91
CCoVs2.550.11022.560.9–7.27
CAVs2.830.09253.290.92–11.68
CDV11.150.00070.170.06–0.47
E.coli0.050.64751.260.46–3.42
CPA3.210.04700.380.14–0.98
Enterococcus spp.

GenderCPV0.190.51900.750.32–1.75
CCoVs0.520.36451.410.66–3.02
CAVs0.050.66270.830.37–1.87
CDV0.840.24640.560.21–1.49
E.coli0.190.51901.310.57–3.03
CPA2.230.08840.450.18–1.12
Enterococcus spp.0.050.92870.940.28–3.15

BreedCPV0.020.70760.830.33–2.09
CCoVs2.390.08412.180.9–5.31
CAVs2.650.07062.610.92–7.43
CDV0.250.44161.580.48–5.14
E.coli5.890.01374.881.38–17.22
CPA0.080.78101.150.41–3.2
Enterococcus spp.1.650.13874.80.6–38.82

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