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Table 2 Association between pre-infection vitamin E status and measures of HIV-1 disease progression

From: Higher pre-infection vitamin E levels are associated with higher mortality in HIV-1-infected Kenyan women: a prospective study

Outcomes β (95% CI)
or HR (95% CI)
P Adjusted* β (95% CI)
or HR (95%CI)
P
Set point viral load (log10 copies/ml) +.09 (+.01, +.17) 0.038 +.08 (-.01, +.17) 0.066
CD4 count <200 cells/μL 0.99 (0.86, 1.13) 0.85 1.02 (0.88, 1.18) 0.79
Mortality 1.16 (1.02, 1.33) 0.024 1.58 (1.15, 2.16) 0.004
  1. β, mean change in outcome for each 1 mg/L increase in vitamin E (linear regression); CI, confidence interval; HR, hazard ratio (Cox proportional hazards regression).
  2. * Adjusted for age at infection, education, parity, hormonal contraception at infection, GUD at infection [11].
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