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Table 4 Influence of region of origin on colonization status

From: Influx of multidrug-resistant organisms by country-to-country transfer of patients

Effect Odds ratio 95 % CI P value
Country Area (Reference: EU)
Africa 2.493 [0.785; 7.914 ] 0.121
Asia 0.833 [0.088; 7.869] 0.873
Middle East 2.366 [0.980; 5.715] 0.056
Non-EU-Europe 1.411 [0.489; 4.077] 0.524
Age 1.012 [0.999; 1.025] 0.064
Diagnosis related groups a
Surgical diseases 0.938 [0.100; 8.799] 0.956
Mild internal diseases 1.758 [0.500; 6.184] 0.379
Internal medical diseases (all others) 1.220 [0.322; 4.619] 0.769
Hereditary genetic disorders 1.737 [0.435; 6.925] 0.434
Malignancies 2.856 [1.200; 6.798] 0.017
Infection 2.709 [0.820; 8.944] 0.102
Trauma 6.067 [2.108; 17.458] <0.001
  1. aNo diagnosis (none) defined as reference; CI: confidence interval