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Table 3 Association between age and co-morbidityand adverse events in TB patients in Shaanxi province, China

From: Factors associated with low cure rate of tuberculosis in remote poor areas of Shaanxi Province, China: a case control study

   Age    
  n >60 year (%) ≤60 year (%) OR 95% CI p-value
Co-morbidity       0.02
No 562 117(20.8) 445(79.2) 1   
Yes 42 15(35.7) 27(64.3) 2.11 1.09-4.10  
Adverse events       0.01
No 353 65(18.4) 288(81.6) 1   
Yes 286 77(26.9) 209(73.1) 1.63 1.10-2.42