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Table 4 Risk factors for Salmonella bactreamia

From: Salmonella blood stream infections in a tertiary care setting in Ghana

Risk factor Level Odds ratio (95% CI ) P-value
TS versus NTS bactereamia    
<1 years Yes/No 0.51 (0.16-0.92) 0.021
MDR Salmonella BSI versus non-MDRs    
Crx resistant salmonellae Yes/No 8.97 (3.62-24.15) 0.001
  1. TS, typhoidal Salmonella; NTS,non-typhoidal salmonella; MDRs, multidrug resistant strains; Crx, cefuroxime; CI, confidence interval, BSI, blood stream infections.