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Table 2 Conditional (fixed effects) logistic regression model of the risk factors associated with the mortality among patients of MDR-TB

From: Risk factors for mortality among patients diagnosed with multi-drug resistant tuberculosis in Uganda- a case-control study

Characteristics Un adjusted OR (95% CI) P-Value Adjusted OR (95% CI) ƚ P-Value
Age
 0–18 [1]   [1]  
 19–34 0.22 [0.02–1.82] 0.16 0.18 [0.02–1.70] 0.14
 35–49 0.29 [0.04–2.46] 0.26 0.28 [0.03–2.61] 0.27
 50+ 2.51 [0.98–6.42] 0.06 3.04 [1.13–8.20] 0.03
Education
 None 3.70 [1.5–8.0] 0.02 3.61 [1.1–10.4] 0.03
 Primary 1.30 [0.58–2.6] 0.19 2.01 [0.6–4.30] 0.14
 Secondary & above [1]   [1]  
HIV status
 Negative [1]   [1]  
 Positive 1.83 [0.86–2.70] 0.07 1.9 [1.1–4.92] 0.05
Documented medical complication
 No [1]    
 Yes 1.82 [0.97–3.40] 0.06 2.03 [0.67–2.95] 0.09
Missed DR-TB doses
 No [1]   [1]  
 Yes 1.71 [0.6–3.40] 0.22 1.92 [1.02–4.83] 0.04
  1. OR Odds Ratio, CI Confidence interval. ƚ model fitted on complete records on all variables in the model (total = 190, cases = 64, controls = 126). Data was missing on HIV status on 2 cases, thus their controls were automatically dropped from the model.