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Table 3 Multivariable Associations with VRE infection

From: VRE in cirrhotic patients

Variable OR (95% CI) p-value
a. VRE Infected vs. VRE Negative, Gram Positive
 Female 3.73 (1.64, 8.49) 0.002
 Child Pugh A or B (vs C) 0.37 (0.16, 0.84) 0.018
 Ascites 9.43 (3.22, 27.65) < 0.001
 Dialysis 3.31 (1.21, 9.04) 0.02
b. VRE Infected vs. VRE Negative, Sterile
 Age
   < 47 1.0 0.041
  47–53 0.32 (0.12, 0.88)  
  54–60 0.57 (0.24, 1.36)  
   ≥ 60 0.32 (0.14, 0.75)  
 Female 5.60 (2.90, 10.80) < 0.001
 Child Pugh A or B (vs C) 0.42 (0.21, 0.83) 0.013
 Ascites 4.86 (1.74, 13.61) 0.003
 Dialysis 3.19 (1.48, 6.87) 0.003
 Any Antibiotic 2.37 (1.27, 4.42) 0.007