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Table 4 Predictors of diabetes in PLWHIV on ART (Multi-covariate and uni-covariate logistic regression)

From: Prevalence and predictors of diabetes mellitus among persons living with HIV: a retrospective cohort study conducted in 4 public healthcare facilities in KwaZulu-Natal

Variables COR (95%CI) COR P-Value aOR(95%CI) aOR P-Value
Gender
 Male 0.76 (0.49–1.18) 0.220 0.35 (0.15–0.82) 0.016*
 Female 1   1  
Age
 18–48 0.14 (0.09–0.22) 0.000* 0.12 (0.06–0.26) 0.000*
  > 48 1   1  
Duration on ART
    1 (0.99–1.01) 0.473
Level of education
 No formal education 1.73 (0.63–4.74) 0.286   
 Primary 1.71 (0.88–3.35) 0.115   
 High school 0.98 (0.54–1.78) 0.944   
 Tertiary 1    
Employment Status
 Employed 0.60 (0.37–0.96) 0.032*   
 unemployed 1    
Alcohol consumption
 Yes 0.83 (0.48–1.44) 0.506   
 No 1    
Baseline CD4 cells count
  > 200 cells/μL    1.90 (0.91–3.98) 0.088
  ≤ 200 cells/μL    1  
Current CD4 cells count
  > 200 cells/μL    1.04 (0.25–4.32) 0.957
  ≤ 200 cells/μL    1  
  1. Keys: 1 = the reference category; COR Crude Odd Ratio, CI Confidence interval, aOR Adjusted Odd Ratio (Logistic regression),  * = statistically signficant
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