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Table 5 Multivariate Analysis of Risk Factors for Occurrence of PDR Pathogens

From: Healthcare-associated pneumonia among hospitalized patients in a Korean tertiary hospital

Risk Factors Odds Ratio 95% CI P-value
Gender, female 1.50 0.75 - 3.01 0.256
Age 1.00 0.98 - 1.02 0.964
Tube feeding 14.94 4.62 - 48.31 <0.001
Residence in a nursing home or extended care facility 1.90 0.53 - 6.86 0.327
Intravenous chemotherapy within 30 days 0.62 0.22 - 1.77 0.373
Attended a hemodialysis clinic 2.81 0.86 - 9.19 0.087
Hospitalized in an acute care hospital for two or more days within 90 days of the infection 2.68 1.32 - 5.46 0.007
  1. PDR potentially drug-resistant
  2. CI confidential interval