Skip to main content

Table 4 Multivariate Predictors of Mortality among HIV-infected patients (p < 0.05)

From: Factors associated with mortality in HIV-infected and uninfected patients with pulmonary tuberculosis

  Multivariate Analyses
Characteristics Hazard Ratio (HR) p-value1
Age, years 1.03 (1.01, 1.05) 0.01
Center   0.01
   Mwananyamala 0.50 (0.31, 0.82)  
   Temeke 1  
   Tandale 0.57 (0.36, 0.92)  
   Mbgala 0.94 (0.51, 1.74)  
   Amana 0.50 (0.28, 0.89)  
Karnofsky Score 0.98 (0.96, 0.99) 0.01
Baseline CD3, per 100 cells/μL 0.95 (0.92, 0.99) 0.01
CD4/CD8 Ratio, per 0.1 change 0.61 (0.54, 0.70) <0.01
Log(10) viral load, quartiles   <0.01
   Q1 1  
   Q2 1.52 (0.71, 3.27)  
   Q3 2.60 (1.23, 5.49)  
   Q4 3.17 (1.57, 6.41)  
Nausea/Vomiting 0.28 (0.10, 0.84) 0.02
Oral thrush 3.17 (1.76, 5.72) <0.01
  1. 1 p-values obtained from Cox Regression Analyses