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Table 2 Logistic regression models predicting Candida colonization among 101 women with type 1 or type 2 diabetes (2000)

From: Prevalence and risk factors for vaginal Candidacolonization in women with type 1 and type 2 diabetes

Variable Name Parameter
Estimate
p-value Odds Ratio (95% CI)
Age 45 and older 1.92 0.008 6.8 (1.64, 28.37)
Diabetes type 1 -1.23 0.04 3.4 (1.03, 11.41)
Glycemia (% HbA1c)* 0.30 0.02 1.36 (1.04,1.76)
Antibiotics in past 2 weeks (oral only) 1.49 0.03 4.5 (1.18, 16.79)
Perform oral sex in past 2 weeks 1.59 0.08 4.9 (0.84, 28.27)
Douche 0.78 0.19 2.2 (0.68, 7.00)
Lifetime history of chlamydia 1.75 0.04 5.8 (1.09,30.54)
  1. * HbA1c (%) > 6.4. HbA1c calculated from a linear regression formula using total glycated hemoglobin values. Cut points based on local laboratory values. NOTE: All models included age, diabetes type, HbA1c, antibiotic use, and oral sex.