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Table 4 Estimates of the risk of death (OR) in recurrent TB patients in southern province Zambia according to demographic and clinical characteristics

From: Urban-rural disparities in treatment outcomes among recurrent TB cases in Southern Province, Zambia

CharacteristicsTotalDiedCrudeAdjusted
OR (95% CI)OR (95% CI)
Location
 Urban257411111
 Rural991862.1 (1.5 2.8)1.7 (1.2 2.7)
Sex
 Female148211211
 Male2019850.5 (0.4 0.7)0.6 (0.4 1.0)
Age group
 Below 5527211711 
  > 55403261.0 (0.8 1.3) 
Microbiological confirmation
 clinical2519621 
 confirmed10361351.1 (0.8 1.5)0.6 (0.4 1.0)
Site of disease
 pulmonary29371691 
 Extra-pulmonary537240.8 (0.5 1.2) 
Treatment Delay
  < =14 days31351741 
  > 15 days420231.2 (0.6 1.5) 
Facility type
 Calendar
   < =201018841061 
   > 20101671910.9 (0.7 1.3) 
HIV
 Seronegative13823671 
 Seropositive + ART11876101.6 (1.4 3.7)1.7 (1.4 3.7)
 Seropositive no ART9861142.3 (1.8 6.8)2.3 (1.6 6.0)