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Table 2 Multivariate logistic regression of factors associated with the prevalence of MDR/RR-TB among suspected DR-TB patients

From: Prevalence and factors associated with multidrug/rifampicin resistant tuberculosis among suspected drug resistant tuberculosis patients in Botswana

Factor OR (95% CI) p-value
HIV positive cases versus HIV negative cases 759 (.477–1.208) .245
Smear positive cases versus smear negative cases 20.130 (11.916–33.860) < 0.001
Urban population versus rural population 758 (.480–1.197) .234
Previously treated TB cases versus new TB cases 4.468 (2.095–9.529) < 0.001
  1. OR Odds Ratio, HIV Human Immunodeficiency Virus, CI Confidence Interval