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Table 4 Statistically significant predictors of LTFU among adults with TB/HIV co-infection in two governmental hospitals, Mekelle, Ethiopia, 2009–2016 (n = 305)

From: Incidence and predictors of LTFU among adults with TB/HIV co-infection in two governmental hospitals, Mekelle, Ethiopia, 2009–2016: survival model approach

Variables CHR ([95% CI) AHR [95% CI] P-Value
Hemoglobin
  > 11(Normal) 1.000 1.000  
  ≤ 11(Anemic) 2.928 [1.617, 5.304] 2.660 [1.459, 4.848] 0.001**
Adverse drug events
 No 1.000 1.000  
 Yes 0.390 [0.188, 0.811] 0.451[0.216, 0.941] 0.034*
History of OI
 No 1.000 1.000  
 Yes 3.720 [1.153, 12.008] 3.795 [1.165, 12.364] 0.027*
TB Treatment Completion
 No 1.000 1.000  
 Yes 0.121 [0.060, 0.244] 0.121[0.057, 0.254] < 0.001**
IPT
 Off 1.000 1.000  
 On 0.089 [0.012, 0.645] 0.085 [0.012, 0.628] 0.016*
  1. 1.000: Reference Category: CHR Crude Hazard Ratio, AHR Adjusted Hazard Ratio, CI Confidence interval
  2. *Significant at 5% level of significance,**significant at 0.1% level of significance (α)