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Table 1 Risk factors for CMV shedding (yes vs. no) adjusting for within-person correlation

From: Repeated measures study of weekly and daily cytomegalovirus shedding patterns in saliva and urine of healthy cytomegalovirus-seropositive children

  Saliva Urine
Variable Odds ratio (shedding) 95% CI P value Odds ratio (shedding) 95% CI P value
Sex       
Girl 1   0.88 1   0.21
Boy 1.1 0.3-4.2   0.6 0.3-1.3  
Age (months)       
>24 1   0.12* 1   0.01
13-24 4.0 0.9-17.8   2.8 1.3-6.2  
0-12 3.9 1.0-14.8   7.3 3.2-16.8  
Daycare attendance       
Never 1   0.13 1   0.15
Ever 2.4 0.8-7.8   1.8 0.8-3.8  
  1. *P for shedding prevalence being homogeneous across age categories.