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Table 3 Risk factors for carriage of resistant Escherichia coli a among women with UTI symptoms (n = 176)

From: Uncomplicated urinary tract infections in Swedish primary care; etiology, resistance and treatment

Variable Crude OR (95% CI) Adjustedb OR (95% CI)
Age (per year) 1.00 (0.98–1.02) 0.99 (0.97–1.01)
Incontinence 1.00 (0.99–1.02) 0.83 (0.39–1.80)
Diabetes 7.60 (0.67–86.26) 2.32 (0.13–39.77)
Abroad last 6 months 1.64 (0.66–4.10) 4.02 (1.35–11.95)
Treatment with UTI antibiotics within the last 12 monthsc 3.83 (1.72–8.54) 4.97 (2.04–12.06)
  1. aGrowth of E.coli resistant to either mecillinam, trimethoprim, ciprofloxacin, cefadroxil or ESBL producing
  2. bMethod: Log regression, enter, adjusted for; age, incontinence, diabetes, abroad last 6 months and treatment with UTI antibiotics within the last 12 months
  3. cAntibiotic treatment reported by the patients