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Table 6 Multivariable analysis of risk factors for MRSA infection in the 211 adult patients with final pathogen diagnosis

From: Clinical and microbiological characteristics of purulent and non-purulent cellulitis in hospitalized Taiwanese adults in the era of community-associated methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus

Variables OR 95 % CI p value
Age 0.994 0.974–1.014 0.529
Sex (male) 1.050 0.435–2.534 0.914
Sepsis 0.873 0.353–2.160 0.769
Lower limb involvement 0.777 0.283–2.137 0.625
Tinea pedis 0.490 0.102–2.366 0.375
Diabetes mellitus 0.391 0.105–1.455 0.161
Purulent group 5.188 1.995–13.493 0.001
Wound 1.122 0.420–2.994 0.819