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Table 3 Exposures related to Cryptosporidiosis among infants during an outbreak in Halle, Germany 2013 (univariable and multivariable logistic regression)

From: Outbreak of cryptosporidium hominis following river flooding in the city of Halle (Saale), Germany, August 2013

   Univariable* Multivariable*
Exposure Cases exposed (n/N, %) Controls exposed (n/N, %) OR 95% CI OR 95% CI
Stays in flooded area 13/20 (65) 23/61 (38) 4.92 1.35-18.02 5.50 1.40-21.56
Use of a swimming pool where Cryptosporidium oozysts were detected 5/20 (25) 17/61 (28) 0,8 0.26-2.62 - -
Visits to the zoo 9/20 (45) 14/61 (23) 2.63 0.91-7.63 3.20 0.85-12.07
Consumption of tap water 9/20 (45) 41/61 (67) 0.40 0.14-1.22 - -
  1. *Adjusted for district of residence, OR: Odds ratio, 95% CI: 95%-Confidence interval.