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Table 2 Multivariate analyses of factors associated with C. pelliculosa fungemia

From: Risk factors and biofilm formation analyses of hospital-acquired infection of Candida pelliculosa in a neonatal intensive care unit

Factor OR 95%CI P
Age of the mother (year)
  ≥ 35 1.000   
 30–34 0.842 0.084 ~ 8.440 0.884
  ≤ 29 1.610 0.022 ~ 118.431 0.828
Gestational age (WK)
  ≥ 36 1.000   
 30–35 1166.210 0.000 ~ +∞ 0.999
  ≤ 29 262.736 0.000 ~ +∞ 1.000
Birth weight
 ELBW(≤1000 g) 1.000   
 VLBW (> 1000 g,≤1500 g) 4.232 0.222 ~ 80.831 0.338
 LBW (> 1500, ≤2500 g) 0.681 0.012 ~ 38.272 0.852
 NBW(> 2500) 2,141,908.204 0.000 ~ +∞ 0.998
Apgar (1 min)
  ≥ 7 1.000   
  < 7 2.831 0.297 ~ 26.981 0.366
PICC
 No 1.000   
 Yes 2.319E+ 10 0.000 ~ +∞ 0.997
Endotracheal tube
 No 1.000   
 Yes 60,507,419.70 0.000 ~ +∞ 0.997
Parenteral nutrition (lipid solution)
 No 1.000   
 Yes 204.134 0.000 ~ +∞ 1.000
BSAU
 No 1.000   
 Yes 0.835 0.000 ~ +∞ 1.000
TBSA
 No 1.000   
 Yes 0.043 0.003 ~ 0.656 0.024
Time hospitalization 1.138 1.018 ~ 1.272 0.023
  1. ELBW Extremely low birth weight, VLBW Very low birth weight, LBW Low birth weight, NBW Normal birth weight, PICC Peripherally inserted central catheter, BSAU Broad spectrum antibiotics use before fungemia, TBSA Three or more broad-spectrum antimicrobials