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Table 4 Odds comparison of peritonitis resolution by logistic regression analysis (Model 2).

From: The role of virulence factors in the outcome of staphylococcal peritonitis in CAPD patients

Factor Log (Odds) p Odds ratio
(95% CI)
Age (birth to 20 years/>60 years) 0.0602 0.97  
Age (21 to 40 years/>60 years) 4.2565 0.06  
Age (41 to 59 years/>60 years) 1.9474 0.09  
Gender (male/female) 1.2461 0.37  
Race (Caucasian/non-Caucasian) -1.3322 0.21  
Diabetes mellitus (no/yes) -0.6711 0.47  
System (standard/double bags) 2.3397 0.12  
Treatment time on CAPD    
   <1 year 0.0531 0.98  
   >1 year -0.3045 0.77  
Treatment with vancomycin    
   Oxacillin susceptible/oxacillin resistant 1.6316 0.15  
No treatment with vancomycin    
   Oxacillin susceptible/oxacillin resistant 10.0189 0.004 23,906 (25.4; exp{16.9274})
Etiological agent    
   S. epidermidis S. aureus -1.6481 0.70  
   Other CoNS/S. epidermidis 3.8238 0.017 46 (2.0; 1,069.4)
Slime production (no/yes) 5.2149 0.001 184 (7.8; 4,354.2)
Enzyme production (no/yes)    
   α-Hemolysin 2.1092 0.04 8.2 (1.1; 63.1)
   TNAse 2.0500 0.28  
   Lecithinase 3.5545 0.06  
Toxin production (no/yes)    
   Enterotoxin A 2.3914 0.26  
   Enterotoxin B 0.5669 0.13  
   Enterotoxin C 4.0501 0.06  
   TSST-1 1.3694 0.48