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Table 3 Participant characteristics and association with verified care transition (n = 351)

From: Observational study of continuity of HIV care following release from correctional facilities in South Africa

 n/totalbivariable risk ratio (95% confidence interval)amultivariable risk ratio (95% confidence interval)a
Sex
 Male105/301Ref, p = 0.7 
 Female16/500.92 (0.57, 1.5) 
Age group, years
 18–3555/196Ref, p = 0.004Ref, p = 0.004
  > 3566/1551.5 (1.1, 2.0)1.5 (1.1, 2.0)
Place where received HIV diagnosis
 Correctional center65/211Ref, p = 0.08Ref, p = 0.1
 Outside correctional center53/1341.3 (0.97, 1.7)1.2 (0.93, 1.6)
Started ART during current incarceration
 No22/83Ref, p = 0.09Ref, p = 0.1
 Yes99/2681.4 (0.95, 2.1)1.4 (0.92, 2.0)
Duration of incarceration
  < 1 year48/159Ref, ptrend = 0.1 
 1–2 years16/550.97 (0.60, 1.6) 
  > 2 years57/1371.4 (0.99, 1.9) 
Last CD4 count prior to release, cells/mm3
  < =20016/43Ref, ptrend = 0.8 
 201–35024/730.61 (0.53, 1.4) 
 351–50021/481.2 (0.71, 2.0) 
  > 50019/550.94 (0.55, 1.6) 
  1. aAdjusted for correctional facility