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Table 4 Regression modeling of variables associated with presence of dengue IgG

From: Dengue in Western Uganda: a prospective cohort of children presenting with undifferentiated febrile illness

Variable Unadjusted Adjusted*
  OR 95% CI p-value aOR 95% CI p-value
Male sex 2.08 0.95–4.54 0.07 1.93 0.88–4.25 0.10
Age category
 < 5 years   REF     
 5–12 years 1.42 0.62–3.25 0.41    
 ≥ 12 years 1.10 0.39–3.16 0.86    
Study site
 Kasese   REF    REF  
 Bugoye 3.88 0.80–18.8 0.09 4.08 0.84–19.8 0.08
 Mbarara 11.5 2.66–49.6 0.001 11.2 2.59–48.5 0.001
Bednet use 1.61 0.61–4.27 0.34    
  1. * Variables that were significant in univariate models with a pre-specified P-value of < 0.25 were included in the subsequent multivariate analysis