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Table 3 Cox proportional hazard model of time to the combined endpoint of inpatient death or transfer to palliative care facility for the first hospital admission.

From: Outcome of AIDS-associated cryptococcal meningitis initially treated with 200 mg/day or 400 mg/day of fluconazole

Variable Hazard ratio (95% confidence interval)
Initial treatment  
   No treatment 1 (referent)
   Amphotericin B 0.23 (0.09–0.61)
   Fluconazole 200 0.34 (0.17–0.68)
   Fluconazole 400 0.38 (0.21–0.68)
Level of consciousness  
   Stage 1 1 (referent)
   Stage 2 2.51 (1.65–3.8)
   Stage 3 5.95 (2.37–14.94)
CSF CLAT titre  
   ≤ 1,000 1 (referent)
   > 1,000 1.74 (1.01–3.01)
Concomitant rifampicin 1.21 (0.81–1.8)