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Table 3 Comparison of death rates by partner type and gender

From: Mortality in members of HIV-1 serodiscordant couples in Africa and implications for antiretroviral therapy initiation: Results of analyses from a multicenter randomized trial

Stratum Covariate Deaths P-Y Mortality per 1000 PY Hazard Ratio (95%CI) p-value
Medical Deaths
Included couples HIV-1 uninfected 18 5009 3.6 Ref <.001
  HIV-1 infected 71 5170 13.7 3.7 (2.2, 6.2)  
  Men 43 5059 8.5 Ref .86
  Women 46 5120 9.0 1.0 (0.7, 1.6)  
HIV-1 uninfected Men 15 3351 4.5 Ref .12
  Women 3 1658 1.8 0.4 (0.1, 1.3)  
HIV-1 infected Men 28 1708 16.4 Ref .12
  Women 43 3462 12.4 0.7 (0.4, 1.1)  
All Deaths
Included couples HIV-1 uninfected 25 5009 5.0 Ref <.001
  HIV-1 infected 74 5170 14.3 2.8 (1.8, 4.4)  
  Men 52 5059 10.2 Ref .53
  Women 47 5120 9.2 0.9 (0.6, 1.3)  
HIV-1 uninfected Men 22 3351 6.6 Ref .041
  Women 3 1658 1.8 0.3 (0.1, 0.9)  
HIV-1 infected Men 30 1708 17.6 Ref  
  Women 44 3462 12.7 0.7 (0.4, 1.0)  
  1. PY person years.