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Table 4 Association between death and factors related to habits in a cohort of PLHIV

From: Survival of people living with HIV who defaulted from tuberculosis treatment in a cohort, Recife, Brazil

Variables Deaths
(number)
Incidence rate
(100 person/years)
HR (CI 95%) p-value p-valuea
Habitsb
 Alcohol consumption
  No 58 5.97 (4.61–7.72) 1.0   
  Yes. Light 2 1.09 (0.27–4.28) 0.18 (0.44–0.75) 0.018  
  Yes.
Heavy/dependent
13 12.8 (7.41–22.0) 1.97 (1.08–3.61) 0.026 0.912
 Smokerb
  No 48 4.74 (3.57–6.29) 1.0   
  Yes 26 9.47 (6.45–13.9) 1.88 (1.17–3.03) 0.010 0.304
 Use of drugsc
  No 53 6.04 (4.61–7.91) 1.0   
  Yes 21 5.13 (3.34–7.87) 0.83 (0.50–1.37) 0.458 0.586
  1. aProportionality test (Schoenfeld residual)
  2. bCondition of habits when initiating treatment for TB
  3. cUse of drugs (marihuana. cocaine. crack or glue) at some point in life